HY3507 : Old quarry below Akla

taken 10 years ago, near to Kirbister, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

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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.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 1 March, 2009   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 3 March, 2009
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)
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