NM7307 : Sound of Luing

taken 7 years ago, near to Toberonochy, Argyll And Bute, Great Britain

Sound of Luing
Sound of Luing
The view westwards from a minor headland on the west coast of Luing, overlooking the Sound of Luing with the islands of Scarba [left] and Lunga [right]. The gap between the two is named as Bealach a Choin Ghlais and is often referred to as 'Little Corryvreckan' due to the strong tides and narrowness of the channel. Few yachtsmen would risk passing through this gap under sail, a motor being necessary to control a boat in 8 knot tides.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 24 July, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 11 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Coastal  Islands  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NM 7339 0787 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:12.5572N 5:39.3383W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NM 7342 0787
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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