NS4281 : Limestone outcrops

near to Blairquhomrie, West Dunbartonshire, Great Britain

Limestone outcrops
Limestone outcrops
The presence of such outcrops will have influenced the choice of location of a nearby lime-kiln: NS4281 : Remains of a lime-kiln.

In the same area, but closer to the location of the kiln, there are NS4281 : Traces of limestone quarrying.
Network of old limestone industry tracks :: NS4379
A very extensive network of ancient tracks on the moors in West Dunbartonshire links old quarries, ruined lime-kilns, and other sites connected with the local limestone-burning industry, which flourished in the 18th century. See LinkExternal link for a Geograph article about the network, and LinkExternal link for an annotated satellite view of it.
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2010
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Date Taken
Monday, 31 May, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 21 June, 2010
Geographical Context
Geological interest 
Place (from Tags)
Auchincarroch Muir 
Category
Rock outcrops   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4267 8153 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:0.0498N 4:31.4687W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4265 8153
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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