NH7068 : Port of Cromarty, Invergordon Quayside

taken 3 years ago, near to Invergordon, Highland, Great Britain

Port of Cromarty, Invergordon Quayside
Port of Cromarty, Invergordon Quayside
Invergordon is a small town and port on the northern shore of the Cromarty Firth. It was a naval base in the early 20th century and the town is well known for the Invergordon Mutiny of 1931 LinkExternal link . More recently Invergordon has become known for the repair of oil rigs which line up in the Cromarty Firth and the port is visited by many large cruise liners each year, as the deep water port allows disembarkation for coach tours in the northern Highlands. In this photograph, the cruise liner MS Prinsedam of the Holland America Line LinkExternal link is berthed at the Admiralty Pier where warships used to dock and which is now used for cruise ships in the summer and oil field support vessels through the year.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 9 July, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 3 September, 2016
Geographical Context
Coastal  City, Town centre  Docks, Harbours  Estuary, Marine 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DMC-G7 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NH 708 682 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:41.1018N 4:10.1067W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NH 705 681
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Cromarty Firth  Dock  Quay  Cruise Liner  MS Prinsedam  Pier  Holland America Line 

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