NS5651 : Mid Dam

near to Eaglesham, East Renfrewshire, Great Britain

Mid Dam
Mid Dam
Mid Dam or Mid Loch (1 x furl.) as it was known, was one of a chain of three lochs that supplied water to power both the cotton and corn mills in Eaglesham. Although now disused, the embankment walls can still be seen. The Ordnance Survey one-inch 'Popular' edition map indicated that the loch still contained water in 1925. Links to High Dam LinkExternal link and Picketlaw Reservoir LinkExternal link . Eaglesham Curling Club often used Mid Dam for curling when the dams were frozen.
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2009
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Date Taken
Saturday, 17 October, 2009   (more nearby)
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Saturday, 17 October, 2009
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Reservoir (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 562 512 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:43.9737N 4:17.4405W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 561 513
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