NS4376 : Lady Overtoun's Walk

taken 8 years ago, near to Milton, West Dunbartonshire, Great Britain

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Lady Overtoun's Walk
Lady Overtoun's Walk
This side-on view of the track known as Lady Overtoun's Walk was obtained from a nearby ridge, and was taken looking across the intervening valley.

For the main description, and for a view along the track, see NS4376 : Lady Overtoun's Walk.
Lady Overtoun's Walk
The impressive remains of a track, high on the face of the Lang Craigs, built for Lady Overtoun. Her home, Overtoun House, and its extensive policies are well seen from this track. For the house, see LinkExternal link
Lang Craigs Woodland :: NS4377
The woodland occupies 240 hectares (590 acres) that were acquired by the Woodland Trust Scotland in 2011. It is named after the Long Crags (or Lang Craigs), a line of cliffs LinkExternal link making up the facade of the Kilpatrick Hills plateau. Lang Craigs Woodland is one of the 13 Commonwealth Woods, and is an SSSI (Site of Special Scientific Interest). New paths have been laid out (waymarkers were added in May 2015), and about 160 hectares of new native woodland planted.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 28 April, 2011   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 10 May, 2011
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Paths 
Near (from Tags)
Overtoun House 
Period (from Tags)
19th Century 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4324 7670 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:57.4597N 4:30.7521W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4316 7671
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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