HU2377 : Houb Burn flowing into Tang Wick

taken 7 years ago, near to Tangwick, Shetland Islands, Great Britain

Houb Burn flowing into Tang Wick
Houb Burn flowing into Tang Wick
The bay seen here is Tang Wick - Tangwick being the name of the nearby settlement. The stream seen in the foreground, snaking towards the sea is Houb Burn which has flowed in a roughly southerly direction to this point. The rock ledges on the right of the image are The Houb, while the large rocks in the distance are Dore Holm (Grid Ref. HU219762) which can be seen in greater detail here HU2176 : Dore Holm - The Drinking Horse where they reveal their more famous outline.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Rob Farrow 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
HU2377, 19 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Wednesday, 31 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 6 September, 2011
Geographical Context
Coastal  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 2309 7760 [10m precision]
WGS84: 60:28.8868N 1:34.9052W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 2312 7763
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

Other Tags
Burn  Beach 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image classification(about): Geograph (Fourth Visitor for HU2377)
This page has been viewed about 40 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