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: first LinkExternal link then the second vehicle pulls the pole out of the ground, leaving nothing but memories (and a jolly fine record on Geograph!).
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NM8704, 40 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 19 February, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 19 February, 2009
Category
Telecommunications equipment   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NM 872 043 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:11.0403N 5:25.8353W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NM 871 042
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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