NS6676 : Antermony sluice

taken 7 years ago, near to Milton of Campsie, East Dunbartonshire, Great Britain

Antermony sluice
Antermony sluice
A reminder that this is loch was once used to supply Kirkintilloch with drinking water.

From: antermony.com LinkExternal link - "For most of its existence Antermony has been a feeder reservoir for Woodburn, which was high enough to supply Kirkintilloch with its drinking water. As Woodburn emptied in the summer, water was pumped up to it from Antermony. In very dry summers this resulted in the level in Antermony dropping by several feet, reducing its area by about half.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 13 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 15 July, 2010
Category
Reservoir outflow   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 667 765 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:57.7997N 4:8.1622W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 667 765
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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