Accessibility

Font Size

100% 150% 200%

Background Colour

Default Contrast
Close Reset

Unknown: Toft Ness, Tofts Voe, Yell Sound

Obstruction

Site Name Unknown: Toft Ness, Tofts Voe, Yell Sound

Classification Obstruction

Alternative Name(s) Atlantic; North Sea; Obstruction

Canmore ID 102889

Site Number HU47NW 8003

NGR HU 43801 76267

Datum WGS84 - Lat/Long

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/site/102889

Ordnance Survey licence number 100057073. All rights reserved.
Canmore Disclaimer. © Copyright and database right 2019.

Toggle Aerial | View on large map

Administrative Areas

  • Council Shetland Islands
  • Parish Maritime - Shetland Islands
  • Former Region Shetland Islands Area
  • Former District Maritime
  • Former County Not Applicable

Archaeology Notes

HU47NW 8003 4380 7626

N60 28.1 W1 12.2

NLO: Yell Sound [name centred HU 40 89].

Horizontal Datum = OGB

General water depth = 4

Surveying Details

-----------------------------

12 May 1994. An obstruction, 3.8 metres, in shown at 60 28 06N, 001 12 12W on a survey dated 17 February 1994 from the Shetland Islands Council.

Hydrographic Office, 1995.

Activities

Reference (19 April 2012)

UKHO Identifier : 000096

Feature Class : Obstn

State : LIVE

Classification : Unclassified

Position (Lat/long) : 60.46833,-1.20333

Horizontal Datum : ORDNANCE SURVEY OF GREAT BRITAIN (1936)

WGS84 Position (Lat/long) : 60.46777,-1.20529

WGS84 Origin : 3-D Cartesian Shift (BW)

Position Quality : Precisely known

Depth : 3.8

Depth Quality : Least depth known

Water Depth : 4

Water Level Effect : Always under water/submerged

Vertical Datum : Lowest Astronomical Tide

Name : Obstruction

Type : OBSTRUCTION

Bottom Texture : Sand

Contact Description : None reported

Original Sensor : None reported

Original Detection Year : 1994

Original Source : Other

Surveying Details : **HH270/420/02 12.5.94 OBSTN 3.8MTRS SHOWN IN 602806N, 011212W ON SHETLAND ISLANDS COUNCIL SURVEY DTD 17.2.94 [M 2239]. BR STD.

POSITIONS BELOW THIS POINT ARE IN DEGREES, MINUTES AND DECIMALS OF A MINUTE

Chart Symbol : OB 3.8

Charting Comments : LEG: OBSTNS. D/L EXTENDED TO COVER OB TO SE

Date Last Amended : 01/09/2000

References

MyCanmore Image Contributions


Contribute an Image

MyCanmore Text Contributions