HU5194 : Moorland above Basta

taken 3 years ago, near to Basta, Shetland Islands, Great Britain

Moorland above Basta
Moorland above Basta
The A968 is the United Kingdom's northernmost A-road. It is 42 miles long and connects the islands of Yell and Unst to the Shetland Mainland. Travelling the length of the road involves two ferry crossings and the road is actually separated into three sections. The first 10 miles is from the A970 at Voe on the Shetland mainland to the ferry terminal at Toft. The next 17 miles crosses the island of Yell, running between the ferry terminals at Ulsta and Gutcher. Finally, the road runs for a further 10 miles across Unst from the ferry terminal at Belmont to Haroldswick.

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HU5194, 8 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Friday, 21 September, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 15 October, 2018
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport  Communications  Moorland 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic Lumix TZ60 
Road (from Tags)
A968 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 511 946 [100m precision]
WGS84: 60:37.8944N 1:4.0378W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 511 946
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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Telegraph Poles  Telegraph Wires  Shetland Islands  Yell 

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