NO0147 : Exposed pipeline

near to Dowally, Perth And Kinross, Great Britain

Exposed pipeline
Exposed pipeline
The white posts indicate the route of the pipeline.
Dowally Hydro-Electric Scheme
This is a 'run-of-river' scheme where water is extracted from the Dowally Burn at an old abandoned dam, the intake; carried down the hillside alongside the watercourse in a pipeline or penstock; to the powerhouse housing the turbine, generator, transformer and switching units with a connection to the national grid; and finally the water returns to the burn in the tailrace.
This scheme passes from NO0148 through NO0147 to NO0047 .
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2012
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Date Taken
Thursday, 23 February, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 6 March, 2012
Geographical Context
Energy infrastructure  Uplands  Construction, Development 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 0113 4773 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:36.6587N 3:36.7453W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 01132 47731
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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