NS4177 : Path junction

taken 3 years ago, near to Bellsmyre, West Dunbartonshire, Great Britain

Path junction
Path junction
A circular path (see "Previous" link, below) enters the lower edge of the picture, and then takes the left branch at this junction. The one on the right leads towards a NS4277 : Starfish Decoy control bunker, which can be seen in the distance. The right branch meets up with a NS4277 : Track near Square Wood.

Square Wood takes up the central part of the background, and the glen of the Black Burn is on the right.

Previous: NS4177 : Path in Lang Craigs Woodland.
Next: NS4177 : Path beside Square Wood.
From Garshake Road to Square Wood :: NS4176
This route is one of West Dunbartonshire's core paths. It starts at the top of Garshake Road. Note that only pictures taken from mid-2014 onward accurately reflect the current situation near Maryland Farm, showing the paths for walkers that were built there when the land became part of Lang Craigs Woodland; earlier pictures show, instead, an improvised but (at that time) officially approved route that served until then, and which led around the margins of a field.
Lang Craigs Woodland :: NS4377
The woodland occupies 240 hectares (590 acres) that were acquired by the Woodland Trust Scotland in 2011. It is named after the Lang Craigs, a line of cliffs making up the facade of the Kilpatrick Hills plateau. Lang Craigs Woodland is one of the 13 Commonwealth Woods, and is an SSSI (Site of Special Scientific Interest). New paths have been laid out (waymarkers were added in May 2015), and about 160 hectares of new native woodland planted.
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Date Taken
Friday, 11 July, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 26 August, 2014
Geographical Context
Paths 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4191 7749 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:57.8590N 4:32.0567W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4190 7748
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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