NR4751 : Glas Uig, Islay

taken 3 years ago, near to Ardmore, Argyll And Bute, Great Britain

Glas Uig, Islay
Glas Uig, Islay
The northern entrance to the sheltered harbour of Glas Uig, into which at least one German U-boat entered during the Second World War and hid whilst the crew went ashore to shoot sheep!

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NR4751, 3 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Thursday, 4 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 4 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Coastal  Defence, Military  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Island (from Tags)
Islay 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NR 4719 5163 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:41.5234N 6:1.4560W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NR 47300 51611
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Bay  U Boat  First World War 

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