NK0125 : Sand dunes at Forvie

taken 4 years ago, near to Newburgh, Aberdeenshire, Great Britain

Sand dunes at Forvie
Sand dunes at Forvie
Extensive dunes at Forvie in Aberdeenshire. Sands stretch almost 25km northwards from Aberdeen - one of the largest areas of blown sand in Scotland. The beach-dune complex here has developed over the last 4,000 years.

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Date Taken
Tuesday, 26 August, 2014   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 26 August, 2014
Geographical Context
Coastal  Lowlands  Estuary, Marine 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NK 0127 2525 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:19.0686N 1:58.8335W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NK 0121 2528
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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