HT9639 : Active peat cuttings at Lioag, Foula

taken 11 years ago, near to Da Toon o Ham, Shetland Islands, Great Britain

Active peat cuttings at Lioag, Foula
Active peat cuttings at Lioag, Foula
The 24 or so residents of Foula make extensive use of peat for fuel. A hydro scheme producing electricity uses the pressure of water from Ouvrafandal Loch, behind the photographer's position, coming down a pipe to the east, more or less where I sat to photograph
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HT9639, 24 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 30 September, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 23 December, 2008
Category
Wetland > Peat bog   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HT 969 396 [100m precision]
WGS84: 60:8.4650N 2:3.4031W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HT 962 395
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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