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Duncansby Head John Ogroats Scotland
Scotland

The furthest point from Lands End on the Mainland UK. The nearest habitation and of course the main tourist point is John O'Groats a few miles to the East!

The light house located on the cliff edge is to the NW whilst the Duncansby Stacks lie to the South and are just visible.

Copyright: Geoff mather
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Uploaded: 21/10/2009
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