HY5907 : The Gloup, Deerness

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

The Gloup, Deerness
The Gloup, Deerness
From Norse 'gluppa', a blow-hole. This is a collapsed sea cave, 40 yards long by 80 feet deep. It has an 80 yards wide land bridge at its seaward end. Small craft can navigate into the cave.
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HY5907, 27 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 25 June, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 10 July, 2007
Category
Chasm   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 592 078 [100m precision]
WGS84: 58:57.3542N 2:42.5851W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 591 078
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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