HU3520 : Looking down to the Mare from Longa Berg

taken 1 year ago, near to Ireland, Shetland Islands, Great Britain

Looking down to the Mare from Longa Berg
Looking down to the Mare from Longa Berg
Having walked round from the tombolo beach via the southwest and south coasts of St. Ninian's Isle, we had thought that conditions for sea kayaking round the island didn't look too bad, despite the wind. This first view out through the channel separating Sweyn Holm from the main part of the island confirmed us in our original view that this was a day for walking round looking from above, not poking in to caves and geos at sea level. Although the swell was not penetrating the geo at all, there was big surf all along the outer rocks - this coast is very exposed to the Atlantic.
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Date Taken
Friday, 22 June, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 11 July, 2018
Geographical Context
Coastal  Grassland  Estuary, Marine  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Category (from Tags)
Sound (Narrow Sea Passage) 
Category
Coast > Sound (narrow sea passage)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 3578 2056 [10m precision]
WGS84: 59:58.1047N 1:21.6565W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 3597 2057
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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