NG3898 : Western end of the Galtachan

taken 4 years ago, near to Galta M?r [other Features], Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Great Britain

Western end of the Galtachan
Western end of the Galtachan
Galta Mr and a few tidal skerries to the west. A theory for the etymology is that it derives from a Norse word that is the root of 'gable' in English.

There is another tidal rock further to the west, Damhag, but it was still underwater at this stage of the tide.
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NG3898   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 29 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 2 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Coastal  Islands  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 3879 9843 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:53.9131N 6:24.6056W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 38677 98448
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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