ND3489 : 'Hells Gate' and Switha

taken 11 years ago, near to Hackness, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

'Hells Gate' and Switha
'Hells Gate' and Switha
Calm today but when the tide is ebbing and a strong wind blowing the sea here is extremely treacherous. The sea-bed here changes in depth from 28 metres to 60 metres causing a big surge in water.
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ND3489, 32 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Sunday, 4 October, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 12 October, 2009
Category
Water feature   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ND 348 895 [100m precision]
WGS84: 58:47.3031N 3:7.7488W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ND 347 894
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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