One of five famous permanent type Whirlpools of the world
is off the shore of Western Scotland, with interesting diving areas too!

This is a story of a visitation to this whirlpool by Simon Winchester for Smithsonian with
Photos by Peter McBride as they appeared in the August 2001 issue of Smithsonian Magazine
The whole story does not appear on the web and I want it to be available for me to read. Vern
Other Four are "Old Sow", "Moskstraumen", "Saltstraumen", and "Naruto"

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