O1867 : Gormanston Strand, Co. Meath

taken 12 years ago, near to Baile Mhic Gormain and Balscaddan, Meath, Ireland

Gormanston Strand, Co. Meath
Gormanston Strand, Co. Meath
Wide sandy strand exposed by the receding tide. Steep clay and gravel cliffs stretch from River Delvin to Ben Head, visible in the distance. Seeping groundwater and high tides cause the occasional collapse. The Scotland - Ireland Gas Interconnector pipeline was installed under this beach in 2002, c. 500m north of this position, on the near side of the 'V' in cliffs. Sally and Benjy wait while photograph taken and GPS reading is recorded
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O1867   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 9 December, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 9 December, 2007
Category
Shoreline   (more nearby)
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! O 180 672 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:38.5246N 6:12.9562W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! O 181 670
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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