2013

NY0884 : The Kinnel Water in flood

taken 11 years ago, near to Templand, Dumfries And Galloway, Scotland

The Kinnel Water in flood
The Kinnel Water in flood
The scene shown here is in complete contrast to how it looked less than 24 hours previously. See NY0884 : Winter by the Kinnel Water. Rapidly thawing snow, coupled with torrential rain, meant a lot of water which had nowhere else to go! The Kinnel Water is prone to flooding here, but for it to rise as high as it did on this occasion is unusual, though not unprecedented.

Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Lynne Kirton and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
Geographical Context: Grassland Rivers, Streams, Drainage
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Lot of Water [3] · Prone to Flooding [3] Other Photos: · Winter by the Kinnel Water Title Clusters: · The Kinnel Water in flood [6] ·
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NY0884, 30 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Lynne Kirton   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 27 January, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 29 January, 2013
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 0839 8449 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:8.7749N 3:26.3335W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 0857 8431
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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