HU2980 : Heylor - derelict herring processing station

taken 6 years ago, near to Heylor, Shetland Islands, Great Britain

Heylor - derelict herring processing station
Heylor - derelict herring processing station, taken 6 years ago
Wooden sheds once stood on either side of the chimney stack on the left of the picture - to accommodate the 'herring girls' who worked in teams of three: two gutting and one packing the herring, paid by the barrel.
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Geograph (Third Visitor for HU2980)
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Date Taken
Friday, 16 September, 2011   (more nearby)
Friday, 16 September, 2011
Geographical Context
Coastal  Historic sites and artefacts  Islands  Derelict, Disused  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 2918 8091 [10m precision]
WGS84: 60:30.6463N 1:28.2288W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 2924 8088
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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