HU3687 : The A970 heading south

taken 3 years ago, near to South-Haa, Shetland Islands, Great Britain

The A970 heading south
The A970 heading south
The A970 just comes to a dead stop about 3 km north of here (behind the camera), at Isbister. Looking south, for the next ten miles or so it is "single track with passing places", but there is so little traffic that it is hardly a problem. After that, and all the way to Sumburgh HU4009, 80km away, it is a splendid road, upgraded (like other main routes on the Shetland Islands) when the oil money was at its peak.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 16 June, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 5 July, 2016
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport 
Road (from Tags)
A Road 
Primary Subject of Photo
Road 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 3661 8750 [10m precision]
WGS84: 60:34.1597N 1:20.0388W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 3662 8767
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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