NS4377 : A line of limestone outcrops

taken 7 years ago, 3 km from Bellsmyre, West Dunbartonshire, Great Britain

A line of limestone outcrops
A line of limestone outcrops
These outcrops lie near the top of the slope that is shown in NS4377 : A tributary of the Overtoun Burn. The Lang Craigs, the escarpment of the Kilpatrick Hills, can be seen in the background.
Network of old limestone industry tracks :: NS4379
A very extensive network of ancient tracks on the moors in West Dunbartonshire links old quarries, ruined lime-kilns, and other sites connected with the local limestone-burning industry, which flourished in the 18th century. See LinkExternal link for a Geograph article about the network, and LinkExternal link for an annotated satellite view of it.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 19 April, 2011   (more nearby)
Thursday, 5 May, 2011
Geographical Context
Geological interest 
Landmark (from Tags)
Kilpatrick Hills 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4304 7764 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:57.9620N 4:30.9769W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4300 7766
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Limestone Outcrops  Limestone 

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