NM8704 : Retiring the poles

taken 10 years ago, near to Torran, Argyll And Bute, Great Britain

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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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Date Taken
Thursday, 19 February, 2009   (more nearby)
Thursday, 19 February, 2009
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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