NX3063 : Moorland grazing near Fellend

taken 3 years ago, near to Craighlaw Mains, Dumfries And Galloway, Great Britain

Moorland grazing near Fellend
Moorland grazing near Fellend
Here and there the rough, boggy moorland gives way to patches of lusher grazing, often surrounded by derelict drystone dykes. Sometimes (though not in this shot) ridges and furrows can still be seen in these areas, showing that at one time they were cultivated.
The Minnigaff Hills rise in the distance, with the lump of Curleywee prominent at the centre of the photo.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 10 March, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 11 March, 2015
Geographical Context
Uplands  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Grassland  Moorland 
Primary Subject of Photo
Moorland 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 3079 6325 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:56.1088N 4:38.5631W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 3064 6315
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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