NS3977 : The lade at Dalquhurn

taken 11 years ago, near to Renton, West Dunbartonshire, Great Britain

This is 1 of 6 images, with title The lade at Dalquhurn in this square
The lade at Dalquhurn
The lade at Dalquhurn
The lade was built for the Dalquhurn Dye Works, which formerly occupied this site.

While the first half of the lade (as reckoned from its intake), has long been exposed (NS3977 : The lade at Dalquhurn), this outflowing half had long been covered by buildings. However, when this picture was taken, the lade was exposed to view as a result of demolition work which had recently cleared the area. It is being kept open as a feature of the new development, as can be seen in an equivalent view, captured two years after the present photograph was taken: NS3977 : The lade at Dalquhurn.

The houses in the background are in the Tontine area of Renton, and can also be seen in the later view of the lade (see the last-cited link).
Dalquhurn Lade
Associated with the former Dalquhurn Dyeworks.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Lairich Rig and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
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
NS3977, 313 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Wednesday, 3 December, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 3 December, 2008
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage 
Place (from Tags)
Dalquhurn 
Category
Lade   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 3920 7762 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:57.8750N 4:34.6634W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 3922 7762
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+

Other Tags
Lade 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 182 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · Geograph Coverage Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register