NU2037 : Megstone, Farne Islands

taken 12 years ago, 3 km from Red Barns, Northumberland, Great Britain

Megstone, Farne Islands
Megstone, Farne Islands
A group of 15 - 20 islands (depending on the tides) offshore of Seahouses, Northumberland. They are the most easterly outcrops of the Whin Sill (a dolerite intrusion across north east England). The islands are divided into the inner and outer islands. The Islands are an important breeding ground for many seabirds having a large Puffin population. There is also an important seal colony here. The whole area is designated a National Nature Reserve.
Wikipedia: LinkExternal link

See other images of Farne Islands
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright N Chadwick and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
NU2037, 5 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Thursday, 1 June, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 3 June, 2006
Category
Islands   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 205 371 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:37.6228N 1:40.5602W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 200 370
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Supplemental image
This page has been viewed about 109 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register