NX4259 : Carsegowan Moss WW2 Factory

taken 11 years ago, near to Causeway End, Dumfries And Galloway, Great Britain

Carsegowan Moss WW2 Factory
Carsegowan Moss WW2 Factory
ICI Nobel built an explosives factory here in WW2 producing gunpowder; it closed in 1945-6 but many buildings remain. A branch railway led off the Wigtownshire Railway at Causewayhead into the site; traces of the staff platform can be seen under the tree lower branches.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 14 March, 2007   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 5 February, 2008
Military buildings (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 4265 5956 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:54.3540N 4:27.3464W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 4262 5950
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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