HY4349 : Old Kelp pit, links near Grobust beach

taken 13 years ago, near to Pierowall, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

Old Kelp pit, links near Grobust beach
Old Kelp pit, links near Grobust beach
The circular formation is an old kelp pit, used in 19th Century to burn seaweed in. (The lairds - lords - made the money, the tenants on the croft did the hard work).
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HY4349, 15 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 2 January, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 8 July, 2007
Category
Stone kelp pit   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 432 496 [100m precision]
WGS84: 59:19.7578N 2:59.9966W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 432 496
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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