HU3669 : Valayre Quarry

near to Voxter, Shetland Islands, Great Britain

Valayre Quarry
Valayre Quarry
The quarry takes its name from the adjacent burn, and contains an outcrop of the Valayre gneiss. This curious rock can be traced intermittently for 75 km through Mainland and the island of Yell. See also HU5070.
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Friday, 19 May, 2006   (more nearby)
Monday, 5 June, 2006
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 369 695 [100m precision]
WGS84: 60:24.4622N 1:19.9212W
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OSGB36: geotagged! HU 368 696
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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