NS3975 : Risk Street, Dumbarton

taken 7 years ago, near to Dumbarton, West Dunbartonshire, Great Britain

This is 1 of 2 images, with title Risk Street, Dumbarton in this square
Risk Street, Dumbarton
Risk Street, Dumbarton
The street is presumably named after one or both of the Provosts Risk: NS4076 : The Risk Family Memorial.

The direction of view is towards the High Street. The spire on the left is that of the Bell Centre (a NS3975 : Former High Church). The flats on the right are by Garner, Preston and Strebel, and date from 1965-70; see NS3975 : Flats, Risk Street and NS3975 : Flats, Risk Street for some of those buildings.

[The source of information about the flats was Frank Arneil Walker's "North Clyde Estuary An Illustrated Architectural Guide" (1992).]
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Date Taken
Thursday, 5 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 14 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Housing, Dwellings  Roads, Road transport  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 3946 7537 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:56.6685N 4:34.3333W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 3953 7537
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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