NN3051 : A82 with snow fence before it

near to Lochan Beinn Chaorach [water Feature], Highland, Great Britain

A82 with snow fence before it
A82 with snow fence before it
This black-plastic fencing with holes in it is designed to catch the snow before it drifts over the A82. It works, as long as the wind is from the expected direction. The A82 across Rannoch Moor has many sections with snow-plough guidance poles on each side for use when the road is entirely obscured by drifts.
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2011
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Date Taken
Monday, 22 August, 2011   (more nearby)
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Monday, 22 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Uplands  Roads, Road transport  Heath, Scrub 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NN 3035 5117 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:37.2944N 4:45.9984W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NN 2985 5083
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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