HX6224 : Sule Skerry South Landing

taken 50 years ago, near to Sule Skerry [other Features], Orkney Islands, Great Britain

Sule Skerry South Landing
Sule Skerry South Landing, taken 50 years ago
Sule Skerry is a remote island off the north coast.
This photo shows the South landing place. The railway was used for transporting stores to the lighthouse. The bogie shown was hauled by a winch powered by a stationary engine. The lighthouse was manned when this photo was taken but is now automatic.
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Date Taken
15 July 1967   (more nearby)
Saturday, 31 March, 2007
Landing stage   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HX 622 244 [100m precision]
WGS84: 59:5.0493N 4:24.3831W
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OSGB36: geotagged! HX 622 244
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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