ND3194 : Arctic Convoy Heroes

taken 8 years ago, near to Lyness, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

Arctic Convoy Heroes
Arctic Convoy Heroes
Detail of the Russian Monument to the Arctic Convoy sailors who left 'forever' from Scapa Flow.
See ND3194 : Arctic convoy memorial
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There is still controversy over the medals that these, and the surviving, now veteran, sailors deserve.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 25 August, 2010   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 30 January, 2013
Geographical Context
Coastal  Historic sites and artefacts  Islands  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ND 310 946 [100m precision]
WGS84: 58:50.0417N 3:11.8189W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ND 310 946
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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