NX8061 : Dalbeattie Reservoir (Buittle)

taken 10 years ago, 3 km from Dalbeattie, Dumfries And Galloway, Great Britain

Dalbeattie Reservoir (Buittle)
Dalbeattie Reservoir (Buittle)
Officially Dalbeattie Reservoir but known locally as Buittle Reservoir. Rumbling Well (a natural spring leading into the water) was used in the C17 as a spring for sick people, here they left money or clothes as a thanks offering.
The TV-Radio relay transmitter stands on Barskeoch Hill NX8161.
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NX8061, 9 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 9 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 9 February, 2008
Category
Reservoir > Reservoir   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 8059 6139 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:55.9711N 3:51.9105W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 8030 6142
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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