HY4949 : Car being winched off at Papay Pier

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

Car being winched off at Papay Pier
Car being winched off at Papay Pier
Until the advent of Ro-ro in the 90s, this is how all vehicles were loaded and unloaded in all the north isles of Orkney. Only Papa Westray (Papay as it is known locally) and North Ronaldsay are without ro-ro facilities as yet (Aug 2007).
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HY4949, 20 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 10 August, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 11 August, 2007
Category
Ferry   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 493 493 [100m precision]
WGS84: 59:19.6213N 2:53.5608W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 493 493
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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