C9444 : Aird Snout and the Giant's Causeway

taken 8 years ago, 4 km NE of Portballintrae, Co Antrim, Northern Ireland

Aird Snout and the Giant's Causeway
Aird Snout and the Giant's Causeway
This photo shows the Giant's Causeway with Aird Snout in the distance. This causeway is steeped in myth and legend, and carved from the coast by the mighty giant, Finn McCool. It passed to the National Trust in 1961 and opened to the public a year later. Subsequently in 1986, it was designated as a World Heritage Site then in the year 2000, it was recognised as an Area of Special Scientific Interest.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 10 August, 2016   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 4 January, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Place (from Tags)
Giants Causeway 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! C 947 447 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:14.4230N 6:30.6735W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! C 946 448
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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Giants Causeway  National Trust Property  National Trust  National Trust Site  National Trust Land 

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