NX3064 : Moorland on the Gargrie

4 km from Craighlaw Mains, Dumfries And Galloway, Great Britain

Moorland on the Gargrie
Moorland on the Gargrie
To the right is Culvennan Fell and in the far distance the Galloway Hills with the Merrick most prominent. The name Gargrie refers to a now vanished farm. Gargrie is from the gaelic 'garbh-cheathramh' meaning 'rough quarter-land' (a 'quarter' being an old Scots land measure).
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2012
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 5 September, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 8 September, 2012
Geographical Context
Uplands  Moorland 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 3017 6445 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:56.7424N 4:39.1857W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 3007 6420
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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