HT9641 : Davie's Noost, Freyers, Foula

taken 7 months ago, near to Harrier, Shetland Islands, Great Britain

Davie's Noost, Freyers, Foula
Davie's Noost, Freyers, Foula
I am no great lover of public art, which normally desecrates the environment in my humble opinion, but I liked this as soon as I saw it, using stones from the local environment to produce the prow of a boat. The boat is also a seat, and there it is beside an old noost (a hollow in which a boat was drawn up when it was not in use). It is n appropriate memorial for Davie Gear, a Foula fisherman, who lost his life at sea, aged just 29.
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Date Taken
Friday, 11 May, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 12 May, 2018
Geographical Context
Coastal  People, Events 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HT 9608 4139 [10m precision]
WGS84: 60:9.4181N 2:4.3451W
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OSGB36: geotagged! HT 9607 4138
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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