HU3909 : Ancient and modern at Sumburgh

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

Ancient and modern at Sumburgh
Ancient and modern at Sumburgh
Tourists looking round the ruins at Jarlshof encounter remains from the bronze and iron ages, as well as Viking and more recent ruins - all from civilisations dependent on the sea for transport. Behind lies the control tower of Sumburgh Airport and an aircraft just taking off on its journey to Scotland catches the afternoon sunshine.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 9 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 7 October, 2009
Category
Ruins > Ruins   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 3980 0953 [10m precision]
WGS84: 59:52.1407N 1:17.4636W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 3997 0926
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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