ND4093 : Modern lighthouse and older defences above Scarf Skerry

taken 4 years ago, near to Hoxa, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

Modern lighthouse and older defences above Scarf Skerry
Modern lighthouse and older defences above Scarf Skerry
The defences were gun emplacements overlooking the southern approach to Scapa Flow, but they never had cause to be fired.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Bill Boaden and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
ND4093, 25 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 3 August, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 15 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Coastal  Historic sites and artefacts  Islands  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ND 4035 9318 [10m precision]
WGS84: 58:49.3176N 3:2.0788W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ND 4037 9321
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+

Other Tags
Lighthouse  Sea Defences 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 19 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register