HY2115 : Old Millstone Quarry, Yesnaby

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

Old Millstone Quarry, Yesnaby
Old Millstone Quarry, Yesnaby
This is reputedly the hardest stone in Orkney. This unfinished millstone in the foreground still bears drill holes as does the rockfaces in the bottom of the quarry. Note the lobster boat in the background.
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Date Taken
Friday, 22 June, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 9 July, 2007
Category
Quarry (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 219 154 [100m precision]
WGS84: 59:1.1208N 3:21.6816W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 219 154
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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