ND3489 : 'Hells Gate' and Switha

taken 8 years ago, near to Hackness, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

'Hells Gate' and Switha
'Hells Gate' and Switha
Calm today but when the tide is ebbing and a strong wind blowing the sea here is extremely treacherous. The sea-bed here changes in depth from 28 metres to 60 metres causing a big surge in water.
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ND3489, 31 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 4 October, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 12 October, 2009
Category
Water feature   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ND 348 895 [100m precision]
WGS84: 58:47.3031N 3:7.7488W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ND 347 894
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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