NS4576 : Dry-stone wall beside the Fyn Loch

3 km from Bowling, West Dunbartonshire, Great Britain

Dry-stone wall beside the Fyn Loch
Dry-stone wall beside the Fyn Loch
The continuation of the wall can be seen on the far side of the loch (and is shown in NS4677 : Dry-stone wall beside the Fyn Loch); it leads past the western side of Duncolm. About 2km from the point from which the present photograph was taken, the wall passes the south-eastern tip of the Lily Loch.

There used to be a cairn at the southern end of the Fyn Loch; it is mentioned in a charter of 1609: see NS4477 : Rock outcrop at Darnycaip.

On the right, the dark line of a footpath can be seen crossing Fynloch Hill. Further to the right, what looks like one hill in front of another is simply the irregularly-shaped Middle Duncolm; compare NS4677 : Middle Duncolm.

On the skyline, the broad, flat shape of Auchineden Hill (NS4980) appears to straddle the far end of the wall. Behind its left-hand end, the more distant Campsies can be seen.
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2010
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Friday, 18 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 28 June, 2010
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Boundary, Barrier 
Landmark (from Tags)
Fyn Loch 
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Fyn Loch 
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Dry stone wall   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4566 7699 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:57.6629N 4:28.4387W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4562 7697
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