L5759 : Goereen Island and Roeillaun

taken 10 years ago, near to Emlagh, Galway, Ireland

Goereen Island and Roeillaun
Goereen Island and Roeillaun
Goereen Island is tied to the mainland by an excellent example of a tombolo, only covered at the highest tide. Roeillaun to the left is tied in its turn by a sandbar to Goereen.

On the horizon are Inishlyon L5664 and Davillaun L5866, islands off the east end of Inishbofin. In the far distance to the right is Inishturk.
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L5759, 11 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Friday, 13 May, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 1 June, 2011
Geographical Context
Coastal  Islands 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! L 574 595 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:34.0208N 10:9.1511W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! L 574 595
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Tombolo  Sand Bar 

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