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Orkney Islands / Eday / Falls of Warness Tidal Test Site Light
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The tidal test site at the Fall of Warness, to the west of the island of Eday, was chosen for its high velocity marine currents which reach almost 4m/sec (7.8 knots) at spring tides.

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Album name:mitko / Scotland
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Active
Light Description (light sectors, colour of the light, number of flashes etc):Flashing, 5s yellow
Any other comments:Underwater Turbine.;
Coordinates (in any format):59 9.4517 N 2 49.5455 W
Displayed:154 times
Date added:Jun 17, 2012
DateTime Original:2012:06:03 20:16:59
Keywords:Orkney islands ; Scotland ; United Kingdom ; Eday ; Offshore
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