NG2950 : Skye Oil Well

taken 13 years ago, 5 km from Blackhill, Highland, Great Britain

Skye Oil Well
Skye Oil Well
A capped oil well at Upperglen. To the best of my knowledge, an uncommon feature on Skye. It was drilled by Pentex Oil of Aberdeen. Perhaps unsurprisingly, it was never a great success.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 26 February, 2006   (more nearby)
Sunday, 26 February, 2006
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 298 505 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:27.8418N 6:30.4548W
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