HY3726 : Sands of Evie, looking towards Eynhallow

taken 5 years ago, near to Stenso, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

Sands of Evie, looking towards Eynhallow
Sands of Evie, looking towards Eynhallow
Across the beautiful clear waters towards Eynhallow, a small uninhabited island in Eynhallow Sound, the stretch of water between mainland Orkney and Rousay.

There is, of course, a local folktale about the creation of the island. We saw no meremaids or monsters whilst we were there.

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Date Taken
Monday, 11 June, 2012   (more nearby)
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Monday, 2 July, 2012
Geographical Context
Coastal  Islands  Air, Sky, Weather  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 3749 2662 [10m precision]
WGS84: 59:7.3083N 3:5.6180W
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OSGB36: geotagged! HY 3765 2637
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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