NS5723 : Heathland and old coal bing

taken 10 years ago, near to Gilmilnscroft, East Ayrshire, Great Britain

Heathland and old coal bing
Heathland and old coal bing
The contrast between the heathland of Airds Moss and the improved grassland around Roundshaw Farm is very evident. The old waste bings, from the former coal mining activity in this area, are gradually becoming covered by poor grasses and shallow rooted trees and bushes.
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NS5723, 10 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 8 March, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 15 March, 2007
Category
Heathland > Heathland   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 571 238 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:29.2338N 4:15.7857W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 572 233
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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