NM8704 : Retiring the poles

taken 9 years ago, near to Torran, Argyll And Bute, Great Britain

Retiring the poles
Retiring the poles
Now that the suspended copper wire cables between Ford and Dalavich have been replaced with a buried fibre optic cable, the old telephone wires and posts are being removed. This is a two-vehicle job: the first operator uses a cherry-picker to disconnect the cable, then LinkExternal link.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 19 February, 2009   (more nearby)
Thursday, 19 February, 2009
Telecommunications equipment   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NM 873 045 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:11.1363N 5:25.6795W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NM 874 045
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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