NG5066 : The Kilt Rock

taken 52 years ago, near to Ealaiseadar, Isle of Skye, Scotland

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The Kilt Rock
The Kilt Rock
The Kilt Rock is formed of columnar basalt which is said to give it the appearance of a kilt. Much of the Isle of Skye is formed of similar volcanic rocks.

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Category: Sea cliffs
This photo is linked from: Galleries: · Volcanic Activity Automatic Clusters: · Isle of Skye [4] Title Clusters: · The Kilt Rock [3] ·
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NG5066, 20 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Anne Burgess   (more nearby)
Date Taken
October 1972   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 12 April, 2005
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 507 665 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:37.1656N 6:10.5827W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 509 655
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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