NH6867 : Ocean Vanguard Drilling Rig in Cromarty Firth

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

Ocean Vanguard Drilling Rig in Cromarty Firth
Ocean Vanguard Drilling Rig in Cromarty Firth
The number of drilling rigs in Cromarty Firth is a reflection of the price of oil, so when the price is high, the firth is empty, when its low, the firth is full. In 2016, there were at least a dozen rigs standing idle along the firth including the Ocean Vanguard LinkExternal link .
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NH6867, 5 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 9 July, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 3 September, 2016
Geographical Context
Energy infrastructure  Coastal  Estuary, Marine 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DMC-G7 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NH 686 679 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:40.9018N 4:12.3190W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NH 707 681
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Cromarty Firth  Drilling Platform  Offshore Drilling Rig  Oil Rig  Ocean Vanguard 

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