NS4473 : Remains of a jetty

taken 7 years ago, near to Bowling, West Dunbartonshire, Great Britain

Remains of a jetty
Remains of a jetty
The jetty is first shown, although apparently incomplete, on OS maps from 1914; it is depicted to its full length from 1918.

After reaching the grassy area at the top of the beach, its course can, on satellite imagery, be followed in the same direction for another 200 metres, in the form of a path across the grass; that area is indicated on the old maps as "saltings". The path will have continued further, but the creation of a golf course has obliterated its remains.

See NS4473 : Remains of a jetty for a view in the opposite direction along the same ruined jetty.

Faint traces of an even earlier jetty can be seen on this beach, about 200 metres to the east: NS4473 : Remains of a jetty.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 20 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 1 July, 2010
Geographical Context
Estuary, Marine 
Ruin (from Tags)
Jetty 
Near (from Tags)
River Clyde 
Category
Jetty   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4431 7325 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:55.6225N 4:29.6053W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4429 7333
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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