HY4617 : Grukalty Pier, West Banks, Shapinsay

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

Grukalty Pier, West Banks, Shapinsay
Grukalty Pier, West Banks, Shapinsay
A disused pier of dry stane construction with an unusual name, even by Orkney standards. A very exposed location for a pier of any construction. Probably built during the kelp harvesting era.
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HY4617, 3 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 12 June, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 14 March, 2009
Category
Piers > Piers   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 4678 1724 [10m precision]
WGS84: 59:2.3308N 2:55.7465W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 46798 17266
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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