NT5333 : A cricket groundsman's nightmare

taken 8 years ago, near to Darnick, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

A cricket groundsman's nightmare
A cricket groundsman's nightmare
This estate car is stuck in deep snow at the southeast side of the cricket pitch at Huntlyburn next to the Borders General Hospital. Bizarrely, it has a set of grass cutters on tow (or more likely aeration spikes), a strange sight indeed for early January. The cricket pavilion is in the background on the far right.

I checked this out two days later and it is definitely a set of grass mowers on tow. The extreme winter weather covering most of the country has caught many people out and many vehicles have been abandoned.
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Date Taken
Friday, 8 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 9 January, 2010
Category
Cricket ground   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 5319 3381 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:35.7392N 2:44.6614W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 5319 3381
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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