NU2904 : Coquet Island

taken 9 years ago, near to High Hauxley, Northumberland, Great Britain

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Coquet Island
Coquet Island
Taken from Nether Grange at Alnmouth, five miles away. It was a monastic site from the 7th century onwards. The lighthouse was built in 1841, which was manned until 1990 and is now automated. The island is now an RSPB nature reserve, home to over 30,000 pairs of seabirds. The public are not allowed to land, although RSPB wardens do stay on the island.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 29 August, 2009   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 30 September, 2009
Island   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 293 045 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:20.0210N 1:32.3809W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 2472 1047
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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