NG6362 : Skerry with ruins

taken 12 years ago, near to Cow Rock [other Features], Highland, Great Britain

Skerry with ruins
Skerry with ruins
The ruin on this skerry appears to be a concrete foundation, probably for a beacon, light, or other marker to help mariners avoid the dangerous rocks here. From a distance, it looks like the conning tower of a submarine (such as the one which appears in the background of nearby NG5846 : Brochel Castle).

In the distant background of this picture can be seen the buoy shown in NG6363 : Skerry and buoy, which is presumably the modern replacement for what once stood here.
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NG6362   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Friday, 26 June, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 30 June, 2009
Category
Skerry   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 6324 6292 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:35.6404N 5:57.8176W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 63234 62908
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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