Geo-Trips :: Holy Island from Holy Island

Holy Island

A walk from Holy Island, Tue, 30 Jun 2015 by DS Pugh

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NU1241 : Towards Herring House by DS Pugh
Towards Herring House
Looking towards Herring House from next to the Crown and Anchor.

NU1241 : Crown and Anchor by DS Pugh
Crown and Anchor
Looking towards the public house and B&B.

NU1241 : Fish boxes by the harbour by DS Pugh
Fish boxes by the harbour
Holy Island harbour with stacks of fish boxes and lobster pots.

NU1341 : Towards Lindisfarne Castle by DS Pugh
Towards Lindisfarne Castle
Looking towards the castle on Holy Island.

NU1341 : Lindisfarne Castle by DS Pugh
Lindisfarne Castle
Looking across to the castle on Holy Island.

NU1341 : Beach at the Ouse by DS Pugh
Beach at the Ouse
Looking across to Guile Point from Holy Island.

NU1341 : Across the Harbour by DS Pugh
Across the Harbour
Looking across to Guile Point from Holy Island.

NU1341 : Castle and coast by DS Pugh
Castle and coast
Looking towards Lindisfarne Castle on Holy Island.

NU1341 : Across the harbour by DS Pugh
Across the harbour
Looking across the edge of Holy Island towards Guile Point.

NU1341 : Along the beach near Castle Point by DS Pugh
Along the beach near Castle Point
Looking along the beach near the castle towards Castle Point.

NU1441 : Stacked Stones by DS Pugh
Stacked Stones
Stones have been stacked up on the beach near Castle Point.

NU1441 : Castle Point by DS Pugh
Castle Point
The rocky shoreline at Castle Point.

NU1441 : Stones at Castle Point by DS Pugh
Stones at Castle Point
The rocky shoreline near the castle.

NU1341 : Stone shapes by DS Pugh
Stone shapes
There were large numbers of arranged stones on the grass here.

NU1341 : Castle over cut fields by DS Pugh
Castle over cut fields
Looking towards Lindisfarne Castle.

NU1343 : Towards Emmanuel Head by DS Pugh
Towards Emmanuel Head
Looking towards the navigation beacon.

NU1343 : Navigation beacon by DS Pugh
Navigation beacon
Looking towards the navigation beacon at Emmanuel Head.

NU1443 : Stony beach near Emmanuel Head by DS Pugh
Stony beach near Emmanuel Head
Looking out into the North Sea.

NU1443 : Beach near Emmanuel Head by DS Pugh
Beach near Emmanuel Head
Looking into the North Sea near the navigation beacon.

NU1443 : Beach near Emmanuel Head by DS Pugh
Beach near Emmanuel Head
Looking towards the navigation beacon at Emmanuel Head.

NU1343 : Sandham by DS Pugh
Sandham
A beach on the north side of Holy Island.

NU1343 : Sandham Beach by DS Pugh
Sandham Beach
Looking towards the navigation beacon at Emmanuel Head.

NU1343 : Sandham Bay by DS Pugh
Sandham Bay
Looking towards the navigation beacon at Emmanuel Head.

NU1343 : Castlehead Rocks by DS Pugh
Castlehead Rocks
Some undercut layers of rocks near Sandham beach.

NU1344 : Seals at Castlehead Rocks by DS Pugh
Seals at Castlehead Rocks
Large numbers of seals were sat on the rocks or in the waters around Castlehead Rocks.

NU1344 : Castlehead Rocks by DS Pugh
Castlehead Rocks
Large numbers of seals were sat on the rocks or in the waters around Castlehead Rocks.

NU1344 : Seals at Castlehead by DS Pugh
Seals at Castlehead
Large numbers of seals were sat on the rocks or in the waters around Castlehead Rocks.

NU1344 : Seal sitting on the rocks by DS Pugh
Seal sitting on the rocks
Large numbers of seals were sat on the rocks or in the waters around Castlehead Rocks.

NU1344 : Seals in the water by DS Pugh
Seals in the water
Large numbers of seals were sat on the rocks or in the waters around Castlehead Rocks.

NU1344 : Seals on the rocks by DS Pugh
Seals on the rocks
Large numbers of seals were sat on the rocks or in the waters around Castlehead Rocks.

NU1344 : Castlehead Rocks by DS Pugh
Castlehead Rocks
Looking across to the beacon at Emmanuel Point in the distance.

NU1344 : Castlehead Rocks by DS Pugh
Castlehead Rocks
Large numbers of seals were sat on the rocks or in the waters around Castlehead Rocks.

NU1343 : Rusting metal by DS Pugh
Rusting metal
A piece of rusty metal stands upright on the rocks near Castlehead Rocks.

NU1343 : Dunes near Nessend by DS Pugh
Dunes near Nessend
Looking inland from the north of Holy Island.

NU1343 : Nessend dunes by DS Pugh
Nessend dunes
Looking towards the navigation beacon at Emmanuel Head.

NU1243 : Beach near Snipe Point by DS Pugh
Beach near Snipe Point
The rocky shoreline revealed by the receding tide.

NU1243 : Beach at Snipe Point by DS Pugh
Beach at Snipe Point
Looking across a beach on the north of Holy Island.

NU1243 : Snipe Point Beach by DS Pugh
Snipe Point Beach
Looking across a beach on the north of Holy Island.

NU1244 : Back Skerrs by DS Pugh
Back Skerrs
Looking across the rocks near Snipe Point.

NU1244 : Snipe Point by DS Pugh
Snipe Point
The low light highlighting the rocks at Snipe Point.

NU1244 : Back Skerrs by DS Pugh
Back Skerrs
Looking along the coast on the north of Holy Island.

NU1244 : Across Back Skerrs by DS Pugh
Across Back Skerrs
Looking into the North Sea on the northern edge of Holy Island.

NU1244 : Rocky shoreline at Back Skerrs by DS Pugh
Rocky shoreline at Back Skerrs
The northern edge of Holy Island.

NU1244 : Snipe Point by DS Pugh
Snipe Point
Rocky shore on the northern edge of Holy Island.

NU1243 : Rocky shore by DS Pugh
Rocky shore
Rocky shore on the northern edge of Holy Island looking towards the dunes.

NU1243 : Beach on the north of Holy Island by DS Pugh
Beach on the north of Holy Island
Situated to the north of the Links Dunes.

NU1243 : Looking towards Snipe Point by DS Pugh
Looking towards Snipe Point
Rocky shore on the northern edge of Holy Island.

NU1243 : Start of the expanse of sand by DS Pugh
Start of the expanse of sand
The approach of the low tide reveals a massive expanse of sand between Holy Island... more

NU1243 : Towards the Links by DS Pugh
Towards the Links
Looking towards the dunes on the northern side of Holy Island.

NU1143 : Start of Goswick Sands by DS Pugh
Start of Goswick Sands
The approach of the low tide reveals a massive expanse of sand between Holy Island... more

NU1143 : Beach and setting sun by DS Pugh
Beach and setting sun
The approach of the low tide reveals a massive expanse of sand between Holy Island... more

NU1143 : Edge of Holy Island by DS Pugh
Edge of Holy Island
The approach of the low tide reveals a massive expanse of sand between Holy Island... more

NU1144 : Edge of the sands by DS Pugh
Edge of the sands
The approach of the low tide reveals a massive expanse of sand between Holy Island... more

NU1144 : Wet sands by DS Pugh
Wet sands
The approach of the low tide reveals a massive expanse of sand between Holy Island... more

NU1144 : Towards the dunes by DS Pugh
Towards the dunes
The approach of the low tide reveals a massive expanse of sand between Holy Island... more

NU1044 : Goswick Sands by DS Pugh
Goswick Sands
The approach of the low tide reveals a massive expanse of sand between Holy Island... more

NU1044 : Wet sands and dunes by DS Pugh
Wet sands and dunes
Looking towards the dunes on Holy Island from the massive expanse of sand revealed... more

NU1044 : Sands on the north of Holy Island by DS Pugh
Sands on the north of Holy Island
The receding tide reveals a massive expanse of sand between Holy Island and the mainland.

NU1044 : Sands and sunset by DS Pugh
Sands and sunset
The receding tide reveals a massive expanse of sand between Holy Island and the mainland.

NU1044 : Blowing sands by DS Pugh
Blowing sands
The receding tide reveals a massive expanse of sand between Holy Island and the... more

NU0944 : Part of Goswick Sands by DS Pugh
Part of Goswick Sands
The receding tide reveals a massive expanse of sand between Holy Island and the mainland.

NU0944 : Towards a possible wreck by DS Pugh
Towards a possible wreck
The receding tide reveals a massive expanse of sand between Holy Island and the... more

NU0944 : Possible wreck by DS Pugh
Possible wreck
The receding tide reveals a massive expanse of sand between Holy Island and the... more

NU0944 : Decaying metal by DS Pugh
Decaying metal
The receding tide reveals a massive expanse of sand between Holy Island and the... more

NU0944 : Metal and sands by DS Pugh
Metal and sands
The receding tide reveals a massive expanse of sand between Holy Island and the... more

NU0944 : Footprints from the sea by DS Pugh
Footprints from the sea
The receding tide reveals a massive expanse of sand between Holy Island and the... more

NU1043 : The Snook by DS Pugh
The Snook
The midsummer light running out as I approached the Snook from the beach.

NU1043 : Sands from the Snook by DS Pugh
Sands from the Snook
The midsummer light running out whilst looking over the beach near the Snook.

NU1043 : The Snook by DS Pugh
The Snook
A few isolated buildings on the northern side of Holy Island.

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