NG5335 : The 'neck' of An Aird

near to The Braes, Highland, Great Britain

The 'neck' of An Aird
The 'neck' of An Aird
Looking back along the neck of the peninsula which joins An Aird to the rest of Skye. This is a classic 'tombolo' with a former island being connected to the mainland by a build up of sand, and in this case probable glacial debris as well.
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Date Taken
Monday, 16 July, 2012   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 1 August, 2012
Geographical Context
Coastal  Grassland  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 5328 3508 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:20.3548N 6:6.1039W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 5334 3518
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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