HY5708 : The Bought - Helzie

taken 6 years ago, near to North Halley, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

The Bought - Helzie
The Bought - Helzie
Between The Kettle and Scava Taing is small head - The Bought. At the left of this picture is a cave leading to a long tunnel. Don't go in there unless you are brave.
It seemed about 35 metres long, winding leftwards into darkness, finishing somewhere under the Covenanter's Graves.
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Slimy walls, eerie echoes, a low roof and gentle swell work spells on the imagination. HY5708 : Choices - Helzie
I wondered who, besides me, had been there.
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Date Taken
Monday, 26 March, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 28 March, 2012
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Islands 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 5705 0877 [10m precision]
WGS84: 58:57.8369N 2:44.9111W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 5703 0881
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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