HY2408 : Foreshore Slabs by Noust of Nethertown

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

Foreshore Slabs by Noust of Nethertown
Foreshore Slabs by Noust of Nethertown
Huge sloping old red sandstone slabs cover the shores around much of Orkney. Here they are on the northern shore of Hoy Sound. The car ferry is the MV Hamnavoe on its evening run from Stromness to Scrabster. Behind it are the islands of Graemsay and Hoy.
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HY2408, 11 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 17 June, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 7 July, 2007
Category
Foreshore   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 240 080 [100m precision]
WGS84: 58:57.1579N 3:19.2724W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 240 080
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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