NA1000 : Roping peg, St Kilda

taken 15 years ago, near to Mina Stac [other Features], Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Great Britain

Roping peg, St Kilda
Roping peg, St Kilda
The St Kildans used to climb down the sheer cliffs to retrieve fulmar chicks and eggs; this peg, close to the steep cliffs of Conachair, may have been used to anchor the ropes. In the background is Boreray and Stacs Lee and an Armin.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 22 August, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 31 August, 2006
Category
Cliffs   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NA 103 000 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:49.1459N 8:34.0529W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NA 103 000
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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