NS6662 : Landfill

taken 12 years ago, near to Carmyle, Glasgow, Great Britain

Landfill
Landfill
Situated between Mount Vernon Station,Glasgow, and the M74 motorway, this spoil tip is gradually being filled in. The waste gases (methane) given off by the rubbish tip which is being covered over used to be flared off. New technology means it can be collected via the pipes strewn about, and compressed by the machine pictured so it can be stored in re-usable form, as a fuel gas.
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NS6662, 22 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 11 October, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 11 October, 2005
Category
Landfill site   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 662 624 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:50.1729N 4:8.2801W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 661 622
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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