NT2302 : Eskdalemuir Observatory

near to Davington, Dumfries And Galloway, Great Britain

Eskdalemuir Observatory
Eskdalemuir Observatory
This Observatory was founded here in 1908 and is operated by The British Geological Survey and The Met. Office. The centre is involved in monitoring changes in the United Kingdom's natural geomagnetic field and is also involved in earthquake detection and weather forecasting. The observatory is not opened to the public and this photograph was taken from just outside the entrance.
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2006
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Date Taken
Monday, 24 July, 2006   (more nearby)
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Monday, 24 July, 2006
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Observatory   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 235 026 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:18.6908N 3:12.4079W
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