NC9867 : Dounreay Fast Reactor

taken 12 years ago, near to Buldoo, Highland, Great Britain

Dounreay Fast Reactor
Dounreay Fast Reactor
Built between 1955 and 1958, the steel sphere housed a 'fast reactor', which in 1961 became the first in the world to supply power to a national grid. Operation ceased in 1977.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 16 September, 2006   (more nearby)
Monday, 28 June, 2010
Nuclear power station   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NC 986 671 [100m precision]
WGS84: 58:34.8020N 3:44.7324W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NC 997 669
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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