NO3730 : Balgay Hill, Mills Observatory

taken 6 years ago, near to Lochee, Dundee, Great Britain

Balgay Hill, Mills Observatory
Balgay Hill, Mills Observatory
The Mills Observatory is the UKs only full-time public observatory. It is the only British observatory to have been built with the sole aim of encouraging public understanding of science. Mills Observatory is located in Balgay Park , on the wooded summit of Balgay Hill, one mile west of Dundee City Centre.
Second hill in Dundee with Tricky Speirs this morning on our homeward journey from Shetland to Wormit. This is a rear side view of the Mills Observatory.
Name: Balgay Hill
Hill number: 105007
Height: 147m / 482ft
Area: 26A: Central Scotland from Dumbarton to Montrose
Class: 1
Grid ref: NO377307 (est)
Drop: 63m
Col: 84m
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Date Taken
Sunday, 9 June, 2013   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 12 June, 2013
Geographical Context
Uplands  Public buildings and spaces  Park and Public Gardens  Educational sites  City, Town centre  Woodland, Forest 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 3770 3076 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:27.8905N 3:0.7604W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 3770 3075
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Mills Observatory  Balgay Hill  Tump  P63  Balgay Park 

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