NS0100 : Leaving Ailsa Craig

taken 5 years ago, near to Eagle's Seat [other Features], South Ayrshire, Great Britain

Leaving Ailsa Craig
Leaving Ailsa Craig
Ailsa Craig with a tiny cloud cap, viewed as the paddle steamer “Waverley” left for the return journey to Ayr on a particularly good late-July afternoon. Formed by intense volcanic activity about 60 million years ago, the spectacular rocky island looks different on each side, with huge columnar cliffs rising straight up from the sea. Whatever the weather, a sail around the Craig is always a memorable experience.
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Date Taken
Monday, 28 July, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 30 July, 2014
Geographical Context
Coastal  Islands  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 0181 0032 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:15.4260N 5:7.2123W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 0157 0071
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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