SW5129 : St Michaels Mount

taken 7 years ago, near to Marazion, Cornwall, England

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St Michaels Mount
St Michaels Mount
St Michaelís Mount dominates Mount's Bay; it rises majestically almost 230 feet from sea level to the tower, chapel and battlement of the castle.

An island at high tide, from the great flood in 3000 BC, the Mount is now operated by the National Trust. It features a harbour, shops and a restaurant as well as the castle and gardens which are open to the public on certain days. Situated approximately 500 yards offshore, the Mount is reached by a causeway at low tide or by small ferry boats which operate between Marazion and the Mount's harbour at high tide.

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Date Taken
Tuesday, 27 June, 2017   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 28 June, 2017
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 515 299 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:7.0670N 5:28.6190W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 517 304
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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