Loch of Tankerness
Loch of Tankerness is a large
lowland loch in Orkney, Scotland.
|Surface Area ||64.1 ha (158.4 acres)|
|Perimeter ||3.9 km (2.4 miles)|
|Maximum Fetch ||1.4 km|
|Shoreline Development Index ||1.363|
|OS Grid Reference (lake centre) ||HY515093|
|Latitude (lake centre) ||58.968400|
|Longitude (lake centre) ||-2.843700|
|Altitude ||8 m (26 ft) |
|Distance to sea ||0.8 km (0.5 miles)|
|European region ||Scotland|
|Scottish Parliament constituency ||Orkney Islands|
|Scottish Parliament region ||Highlands and Islands|
|UK Parliament constituency ||Orkney and Shetland|
|Unitary Authority ||Orkney Islands Council|
|Unitary Authority ward (UTW) ||East Mainland, South Ronaldsay and Burray|
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