HY4349 : Tangle dykes, near Grobust

taken 10 years ago, near to Pierowall, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

Tangle dykes, near Grobust
Tangle dykes, near Grobust
These stone structures are tangle dykes. Until recently, locals gathered long rope-like seaweed (alginates) over the winter and dried them on the dykes before being shipped away for processing.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 8 July, 2007   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 8 July, 2007
Category
Dyke   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 430 495 [100m precision]
WGS84: 59:19.6807N 3:0.2053W
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OSGB36: geotagged! HY 430 495
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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