HY2403 : Bay of Quoys

taken 11 years ago, near to Hoy, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

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Bay of Quoys
Bay of Quoys
The Hoy Inn sits on the shore of this sheltered bay. Quoys are common in Orcadian placenames - they are cattle enclosures, usually adjoining farm buildings. In the far distance, across Hoy Sound, is West Mainland.
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Date Taken
Friday, 29 June, 2007   (more nearby)
Thursday, 5 July, 2007
Bay   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 242 032 [100m precision]
WGS84: 58:54.5794N 3:18.9969W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 243 027
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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