NT0783 : Gellet Block

taken 10 years ago, near to Charlestown, Fife, Great Britain

Gellet Block
Gellet Block
Remnant of limestone quarrying. A long time scene of acrimony between the estate and climbers who allegedly removed an ivy collection from the face when "gardening" the first routes in the 1960s. Earlier in the week of the visit, "bat boxes" had been fixed in the rock to attract bats and by extension render climbing illegal. After consultation with bat experts, they were removed again.
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NT0783, 73 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 14 June, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 19 October, 2009
Category
Rock Feature > Crags   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 070 836 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:2.1740N 3:29.6009W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 070 835
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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