NG4843 : West from the Lump

near to Portree, Highland, Great Britain

West from the Lump
West from the Lump
The Lump, or the Meall, is a high promontory above Portree pier. It was the site of the last hanging in Skye in 1742. It was laid out with trees and shrubs by Dr Ban, and is now the venue for the annual Skye Games.
This view shows some of the trees on the western side of the Lump. The view over Loch Portree is to the houses of Viewfield and Fisherfield. The snow topped hill behind them is Suidh Fhinn - (Fingal's Seat).
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2008
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Date Taken
Saturday, 29 November, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 29 November, 2008
Category
Trees > Trees   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 481 431 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:24.5442N 6:11.7515W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NG 483 433
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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