NN7646 : Drummond Hill

near to Kenmore, Perth And Kinross, Great Britain

Drummond Hill.
Drummond Hill.
The ridgeline of Drummond Hill is a fine open Scots Pine forest, very typical of a lot of Sweden. As you might expect, such terrain attracts orienteers, and the photo was taken while dismantling the start for a race.
Orienteering access is restricted to the winter months as this forest is a stronghold of Capercaillie. They were reintroduced to these woods in the 18th century from Sweden, although many like to hope that they never did completely die out in Scotland. They are now in serious decline.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Richard Webb and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
year taken
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
NN7646, 3 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Image classification?
Geograph (First for NN7646)
First in 5 Years (TPoint) ?
Date Taken
Sunday, 9 October, 2005   (more nearby)
Sunday, 9 October, 2005
Forest   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NN 764 465 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:35.6438N 4:0.8692W
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

This page has been viewed about 109 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
You are not logged in login | register
donations welcome!