NJ4142 : Shuen Strip

taken 10 years ago, 3 km from Torry, Aberdeenshire, Great Britain

Shuen Strip
Shuen Strip
A stripe is a burn or small watercourse, but I am unsure of the origin of the peculiar-looking name Shuen; it could perhaps be from Gaelic 'seann' meaning 'old'. It looks as if it has been artificially deepened to improve the drainage. The farms on the skyline are Upper Hillside on the left and Carbrotach on the right.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Anne Burgess and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
NJ4142, 3 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Wednesday, 6 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 6 February, 2008
Burn   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 419 427 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:28.2500N 2:58.1492W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 419 426
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 28 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
You are not logged in login | register