NS4173 : Dumbuck Crannog - remains of timber piles (south-east)

near to Milton, West Dunbartonshire, Great Britain

Dumbuck Crannog - remains of timber piles (south-east)
Dumbuck Crannog - remains of timber piles (south-east)
[For more details, see the main description: NS4173 : Dumbuck Crannog.]

Six wooden stumps visible in the photo are just part of a larger circle, made up of the remains of over twenty oak piles which, about two thousand years ago, supported a platform (and possibly a timber building) at this site.
Dumbuck Crannog
This is the best-preserved of several crannogs located within the inner Clyde estuary.
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2008
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Date Taken
Friday, 22 August, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 22 August, 2008
Geographical Context
Estuary, Marine  Historic sites and artefacts 
Near (from Tags)
River Clyde 
Period (from Tags)
Iron Age 
Category
Crannog   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 415 739 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:55.9296N 4:32.2573W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 416 739
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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