NG8587 : Isle of Ewe

taken 12 years ago, near to Aird Point, Highland, Great Britain

Isle of Ewe
Isle of Ewe
Made of sandstone, this island forms a natural breakwater for ships entering upper Loch Ewe. Long denuded of its natural forest, the island has been the home of crofters for hundreds of years. Only a few survive there today, eking out a living from fishing and farming.
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NG8587, 3 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Friday, 31 October, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 26 November, 2011
Geographical Context
Coastal  Islands  Industry  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 854 875 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:49.5741N 5:36.9411W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 874 859
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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