NN9104 : Black hole in the water

taken 7 years ago, 5 km from Blackford, Perth And Kinross, Great Britain

Black hole in the water
Black hole in the water
The dark shape in the smooth water of Upper Glendevon reservoir is actually the steep-sided spillway from the dam. Although the Lower Glendevon reservoir dates from WW1 having been built around 1917-1918 mainly by German prisoner-of-war labour (to ensure water supplies to Dunfermline and the important adjoining naval base of Rosyth) this Upper reservoir is more recent, having been completed in 1955.
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Date Taken
Monday, 25 February, 2013   (more nearby)
Thursday, 28 February, 2013
Geographical Context
Uplands  Lakes, Wetland, Bog  Woodland, Forest  Water resources  Moorland 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NN 9140 0433 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:13.1460N 3:45.1707W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NN 9145 0431
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Ochil Hills  Reservoir  Spillway 

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