Grand Tour Of Scotland: Exploring Orkney #388

Day 7: 17 August 2019 ~ Finstown

Views around Finstown, Orkney, Scotland
  • Location: Finstown, Orkney, Scotland
  • Date Taken: 2019-08-17
  • Camera: Canon EOS 7D Mark II
  • Lens: Canon Zoom Lens EF-S 18-200 mm F/3-5.6 IS
  • Exposure Program: Manual
  • Image Quality: JPEG
  • F-Stop: f/5.6
  • Exposure Time: 1/800 sec
  • ISO Speed: ISO-200
  • Focal Length: 200 mm
  • Metering Mode: Center Weighted Average
  • Handheld

“Finstown locally /ˈfɪnstuːn/ is a village in the parish of Firth on Mainland, Orkney, Scotland.

According to travel author Eric Linklater, the homes in Finstown are tidy and well cared for. This settlement is situated along the Bay of Firth, whose fringe is a shallow intertidal mudflat. The village is situated at the junction of the A965 and the A966. In 2011 it has a population of 440.”

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