HP6208 : Baltasound from Hill of Colvadale

taken 8 years ago, near to Baltasound, Shetland Islands, Great Britain

Baltasound from Hill of Colvadale
Baltasound from Hill of Colvadale
In the foreground are the houses at Voesgarth Crescent, originally built for Bristow's Helicopters when Baltasound airport was active. Skibhoul Stores is the nearest building on the far left, with Springpark Road in the centre. The house and plantation at Halligarth are on the right. The hill behind Baltasound is Nikka Vord, although the edge of Muckle Heog is just visible on the right. In the distance are two outliers of Saxa Vord, Sothers Field on the left and the ward of Norwick on the right.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 13 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Sunday, 13 September, 2009
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HP 621 082 [100m precision]
WGS84: 60:45.1201N 0:51.6640W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HP 617 061
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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