NS7968 : Loch Grayrigg

taken 6 years ago, near to Plains, North Lanarkshire, Great Britain

Loch Grayrigg
Loch Grayrigg
No one else has given this body of water a label yet so why not name it after the nearby colliery of the nineteenth century?
The water is a result of open-cast coal mining of the 1990's and early 21st. century. The change in water level can be seen with NS7968 : Opencast workings from 2010.
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NS7968, 34 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 2 February, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 2 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Quarrying, Mining  Derelict, Disused  Waste, Waste management 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 7959 6873 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:53.7952N 3:55.6294W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 7970 6875
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Open Cast Workings  Darngavil  Grayrigg 

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