HY5042 : Castle o'Burrian, Westray

near to Rapness, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

Castle o'Burrian, Westray
Castle o'Burrian, Westray
The "castle" is a natural rock stack. It is a good place to see many seabirds, including puffins. There are the remains of a building on top of the stack, thought to be an early Christian hermitage.
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Tuesday, 16 May, 2006   (more nearby)
Sunday, 11 June, 2006
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OSGB36: geotagged! HY 5037 4284 [10m precision]
WGS84: 59:16.1487N 2:52.3436W
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