NS6439 : Snabe sand and gravel quarry

taken 7 years ago, near to Drumclog, South Lanarkshire, Great Britain

Snabe sand and gravel quarry
Snabe sand and gravel quarry
The Snabe sand and gravel quarry. The areas of water indicated on OS mapping appear to have been filled in, as evident from the foreground of this image. Extensive quantities of sand and gravel were deposited here at the end of the last glacial period as meltwater drained in a northerly direction.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 27 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 27 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Geological interest  Quarrying, Mining 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 6452 3915 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:37.6195N 4:9.1967W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 6441 3925
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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