NH5112 : Dam on the Fechlin

taken 12 years ago, 5 km from Whitebridge, Highland, Great Britain

Dam on the Fechlin
Dam on the Fechlin
This section of the River Fechlin was until quite recently a rather fine stretch of rapids. Now a concrete dam (the signs say "weir" but no water flows over the top) holds back the water in a flat pool (and removes some for man's own uses). A scramble down to the river below the concrete dam face is now the way down, but more rapids remain for kayakers, and in the snowmelt conditions on this day, still had enough water for some sport.
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Date Taken
Monday, 5 December, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 9 March, 2009
Category
Reservoir > Dam   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NH 517 120 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:10.4870N 4:27.2773W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NH 517 120
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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