NM9709 : Eredine Sheep Fank

taken 9 years ago, near to Eredine, Argyll And Bute, Great Britain

Eredine Sheep Fank
Eredine Sheep Fank
A disused relic of earlier land use. The Eredine Sheep Fank was used to gather sheep for sorting and selecting. Historic records show that the land was cleared of sheep in 1910 to make way for grouse and deer. It was then sold to the Forestry Commission in the late 1930s. Now, this drystone walled Fank lies in extensive conifer forestry, but magnificent views of Loch Awe are still available at the site.
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NM9709, 10 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 27 April, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 5 January, 2010
Category
Animal pound   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NM 974 094 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:14.0434N 5:16.1381W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NM 975 094
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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