HY4800 : Lamb Holm: view across the Churchill Barrier towards Holm

taken 7 years ago, near to Graemeshall, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

Lamb Holm: view across the Churchill Barrier towards Holm
Lamb Holm: view across the Churchill Barrier towards Holm
Looking across Churchill Barrier No.1, one of a series of barriers built across the eastern entrances to Scapa Flow to thwart access during World War II. The village of St. Mary's Holm, on the Orkney mainland, is in the background.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 28 July, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 15 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Coastal  Islands  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 484 008 [100m precision]
WGS84: 58:53.5127N 2:53.7919W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 487 006
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Barrier  Wartime Defences  Sea Defences  Sound 

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