HY4814 : The String

taken 6 years ago, near to Work, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

The String
The String
The String is a small part of the narrow sound between Orkney Mainland and Shapinsay. Most commercial shipping approaches and departs Kirkwall through this sound.
Here Black Watch is at the seaward end, close to the Pilot Station.
LinkExternal link
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Derek Mayes and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
HY4814, 11 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Friday, 17 June, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 10 September, 2011
Geographical Context
Coastal 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 4847 1463 [10m precision]
WGS84: 59:0.9371N 2:53.9431W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 4803 1396
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Supplemental image
This page has been viewed about 62 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register