NS3778 : Trig point near Kipperoch Farm

taken 15 years ago, near to Renton, West Dunbartonshire, Great Britain

Trig point near Kipperoch Farm
Trig point near Kipperoch Farm
In this view, NS3778 : Carman Reservoir can be seen in the background.

On the skyline, just left of the trig point, is Auchincarroch Hill (NS4281). Pappert Hill (NS4280) appears at the right-hand edge of the photo.
Trig Point, Kipperoch

The trig point has flush bracket number S4991. Its recorded height is 161.547m above Newlyn Datum.

Carman Reservoir

See Link (in a Geograph article) for further information. The reservoir, which was officially opened in 1886, is now disused; there is a trout fishery based alongside it. Carman Reservoir was created by damming and enlarging an existing Carman Loch, which was itself artificial: the loch had been created in connection with the nearby Millburn Works; it was also occasionally used for curling.

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Date Taken
Monday, 10 April, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 23 September, 2010
Geographical Context
Uplands 
Landmark (from Tags)
Carman Reservoir  Pappert Hill  Auchincarroch Hill 
Place (from Tags)
Carman Muir 
Category
Trig Point   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 3721 7824 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:58.1687N 4:36.5965W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 3720 7823
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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