HU4063 : Voe Harbour floating jetty

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

Voe Harbour floating jetty
Voe Harbour floating jetty
The floating pontoon appears to be a recent addition as it isn't visible on aerial photographs on Google maps. This is an early evening view taking the air (which was building towards a force ten storm later in the night) before adjourning to the Pierhead restaurant, centre right of the photo. The red building in the centre is the Sail Loft, now a camping Böd. The apparently calm water shows how sheltered Olna Firth is - I was struggling to stand still in the wind to take this photo, and the waves in less sheltered spots were getting up towards four metres !
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 8 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 7 October, 2009
Category
Jetty   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 4063 6316 [10m precision]
WGS84: 60:21.0257N 1:15.9361W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 4063 6321
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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