NT2163 : Glencorse Reservoir

taken 7 years ago, 3 km from Easter Howgate, Midlothian, Great Britain

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Glencorse Reservoir
Glencorse Reservoir
Built in the 19th century by the great Victorian civil engineer Thomas Telford to supply drinking water to Edinburgh. Castlelaw ahead and Turnhouse Hill to the right. The tarmacked private road leads all the way to Flotterstones and the main road to Edinburgh.
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NT2163, 75 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Sunday, 21 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 29 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Uplands  Sport, Leisure  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Lakes, Wetland, Bog  Water resources  Heath, Scrub 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 2145 6375 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:51.6306N 3:15.3912W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 2103 6363
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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