NR4352 : Drovers' Path, Islay

taken 8 years ago, near to Kintour, Argyll And Bute, Great Britain

Drovers' Path, Islay
Drovers' Path, Islay
This path was used by drovers to drive cattle from the north of the island to the south where they were transported across to Kintyre. The area is pretty featureless, but beautiful.

The photograph is taken looking north towards Gleann Leņra (possibly a derivation of 'leņir', meaning 'enough' or 'plenty' which would translate roughly as Glen of Plenty - a rather pretty name I think.)

Beinn Bheigier (Islay's highest mountain) on the right.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 19 April, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 20 April, 2011
Category
Drove road   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NR 439 529 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:42.1028N 6:4.6593W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NR 439 528
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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