NG2843 : Surprisingly improved access

taken 7 years ago, near to Vatten, Highland, Great Britain

Surprisingly improved access
Surprisingly improved access
Now here's a strange thing. The metal gate in this picture leads to a very seldom used track which crosses a boggy piece of moorland between the road through an unpopulated part of Harlosh and the road in Feorlig. I photographed the gate in October 2008 - NG2843 : Track to Feorlig.
Recently, the track has been improved, with some attempts at drainage of the boggiest patches, the insertion of the wooden kissing gate seen here, and a second one further along the track. The question is - why?
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 13 July, 2010   (more nearby)
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Wednesday, 14 July, 2010
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 2896 4322 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:23.9004N 6:30.8094W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NG 2894 4321
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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