HY2606 : Hoy Sound High Lighthouse, Graemsay, Orkney

taken 4 months ago, near to Breckan, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

Hoy Sound High Lighthouse, Graemsay, Orkney
Hoy Sound High Lighthouse, Graemsay, Orkney
Hoy Sound High lighthouse, completed 1851 by engineer Alan Stevenson. Hoy High is a tapering circular section masonry tower, 108 ft (33.9m) high with balcony supported on Gothic-arched corbels. The flat-roofed keepers' houses are of Stevenson's classic Egyptian pattern - LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Thursday, 8 June, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 26 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Coastal  Islands  Communications  Estuary, Marine 
Primary Subject of Photo
Lighthouse 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 268 060 [100m precision]
WGS84: 58:56.1466N 3:16.4086W
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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