HY3507 : Old quarry below Akla

taken 9 years ago, near to Kirbister, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

Old quarry below Akla
Old quarry below Akla
Lying in a kink in the track is this quarry. Not huge by quarry standards, but big enough to be marked on the maps, which it isn't. The covered reservoir on Burgir can be seen on the skyline as a raised earthwork.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Ian Balcombe and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
HY3507, 10 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 1 March, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 3 March, 2009
Category
Quarry (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 350 076 [100m precision]
WGS84: 58:57.0560N 3:7.8483W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 350 077
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 11 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register