NB4232 : Stornoway - 1981

taken 37 years ago, near to Stornoway/SteÒrnabhagh, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Great Britain

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Stornoway - 1981
Stornoway - 1981
Stornoway, South Beach.
Stornoway is a burgh on the Isle of Lewis, in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland.
The town's population is around 9,000, making it the largest settlement in the Western Isles (with a third of the population) and the third largest town in the Scottish Highlands after Inverness and Fort William. The civil parish of Stornoway, including various nearby villages, has a population of approximately 12,000. Stornoway is an important port and the major town and administrative centre of the Outer Hebrides. It is home to the Western Isles Council and a variety of educational, sporting and media establishments. Observance of the Christian Sabbath (Sunday) is a prominent and sometimes controversial aspect of the town's culture, e.g. no shops open, no restaurants, no gas station, no ferries running, ...
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Date Taken
August 1981   (more nearby)
Thursday, 12 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Coastal  Islands  City, Town centre  Docks, Harbours 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NB 4237 3275 [10m precision]
WGS84: 58:12.4793N 6:23.2477W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NB 42432 32725
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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