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The Bass Rock is an island located on the Firth of Forth, one mile off the mainland east of North Berwick, Scotland..The island, is nowadays better known for hosting the largest single rock gannetry in the world, with more than 150,000 gannets calling the Bass Rock home..From the mainland, the Bass Rock appears covered in white mostly due to the large number of birds nesting on its surface and steep cliffs..Still remaining on the Bass Rock are the ruins of a chapel built around 1491 and dedicated to Sait Baldred. Also on the island are the ruins of a castle, later turned prison, and a 1902 lighthouse, now automated, and beaconing in the Firth of Forth on the foggy nights..The Bass Rock can be seen from most of Southern and Eastern Fife, Edinburgh and East Lothian..(id: 20100502-08216)
The Bass Rock is an island located on the Firth of Forth, one mile off the mainland east of North Berwick, Scotland..The island, is nowadays better known for hosting the largest single rock gannetry in the world, with more than 150,000 gannets calling the Bass Rock home..From the mainland, the Bass Rock appears covered in white mostly due to the large number of birds nesting on its surface and steep cliffs..Still remaining on the Bass Rock are the ruins of a chapel built around 1491 and...
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