NS9453 : Forth

taken 12 years ago, near to Forth, South Lanarkshire, Great Britain

Forth
Forth
High on the moors where Lanarkshire gives way to the Lothians is an unlikely place for a large village. Forth is here because of the Wilsontown iron works, long since closed. Mineral wealth brought settlement to an area with a harsh climate and little fertile land. View down the busy A706 which runs the length of the village.
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NS9453, 14 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 11 May, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 12 May, 2006
Category
Village > Village   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 942 539 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:46.0100N 3:41.2714W
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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