NJ6764 : Boyndie Bay and Meavie Point

near to Banff, Aberdeenshire, Great Britain

Boyndie Bay and Meavie Point
Boyndie Bay and Meavie Point

Boyndie Bay is a long sandy beach just to the west of Banff at Inverboyndie. The area supports a range of activities including surfing, windsurfing, bathing and wildlife walks.
See this informative PDF file LinkExternal link from the Scottish Environment Protection Agency.

On the left of the photograph, in the far distance, can be seen Troup Point the location of Scotlandís only mainland gannet colony.
See this RSPB web page: LinkExternal link .

For another photograph of the bay but facing in the opposite direction toward Knock Head, click here: LinkExternal link .

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See also this photograph by Liz Gray: NJ6764 : Troup Head & Boyndie Bay (2009).

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Note: The Date Taken is the processing date printed on the slide and therefore the photograph could have been taken several weeks earlier.
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1976
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First in 5 Years (TPoint) ?
Date Taken
September 1976   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 2 February, 2011
Category
Beach   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 676 646 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:40.2277N 2:32.6482W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 670 647
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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