NR8668 : Earra Gael knitwear shop, Tarbert

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

Earra Gael knitwear shop, Tarbert
Earra Gael knitwear shop, Tarbert
The knitwear shop is re-using a former weighbridge, which would have been used to weigh commercial vehicles transporting goods from Tarbert Harbour.
To weigh vehicles, they would be driven onto the steel plate in front of the building, then once loaded they would be driven on again, the weight of goods would be the difference in the two readings, this would be administered from the white building which is now a shop.

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Date Taken
Wednesday, 27 October, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 8 May, 2011
Category
Weighbridge hut (former)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NR 865 686 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:51.8109N 5:24.8068W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NR 864 686
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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