NO6580 : Road to the summit

taken 9 years ago, 3 km from Clatterin' Brig, Aberdeenshire, Great Britain

Road to the summit
Road to the summit
The B974, just below the summit at Cairn o' Mount. This route is highly susceptible to being blocked by snow and the metal poles indicate the course of the road for snowploughs to follow. A metalled road was established by General George Wade in the aftermath of the Jacobite revolts of the early eighteenth Century, although much earlier warriors including Macbeth and Agricola are reputed to have passed this way.
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NO6580, 36 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 1 March, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 2 March, 2009
Category
Roadside   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 650 806 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:54.9505N 2:34.5288W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 650 805
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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