NS4276 : Old well

taken 6 years ago, near to Bellsmyre, West Dunbartonshire, Great Britain

Old well
Old well
The low grassy mound at the centre of the photograph marks what was once a well; it is annotated as such on OS maps up until at least 1918. The well is still there, though long disused: the mound shown here is its cover, now almost entirely overgrown with turf.

Visible in the middle distance is the south-western part of the fence that surrounds the disused NS4276 : Garshake Reservoir (old OS maps show another well beside the eastern corner of the reservoir). In the background, beyond the pylons, are the hills on the far side of the River Clyde.
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Date Taken
Friday, 23 December, 2011   (more nearby)
Monday, 2 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Derelict, Disused  Water resources 
Former (from Tags)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4248 7653 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:57.3532N 4:31.4757W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4248 7653
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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