NG2197 : Concrete boat at North Harbour

taken 6 years ago, near to Carnach, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Great Britain

Concrete boat at North Harbour
Concrete boat at North Harbour
Well that's a first for me. Never seen a concrete boat before. Appropriately named 'Crete Tree' the boat was a coal hulk anchored in Glumaig Bay in Stornoway for many years. The Scalpay Shipping Co. Roderick Cunningham (Scalpay)Ltd towed her the 24 miles to Scalpay and scuttled her to form a pier of sorts in 1962.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 29 June, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 6 July, 2011
Geographical Context
Docks, Harbours 
Place (from Tags)
Isle of Scalpay  North Harbour 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 2154 9721 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:52.6324N 6:41.9223W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 2160 9722
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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