NS3978 : Plot for redevelopment

taken 4 years ago, near to Renton, West Dunbartonshire, Great Britain

Plot for redevelopment
Plot for redevelopment
This is the area that is shown, to the left of the road, at NS3978 : Vale of Leven Industrial Estate, and that had been acquired by the council for redevelopment.

At the time this picture was taken, this area was marked "Plot 3". An area previously signposted "Plot 1" was already under development: NS3978 : New workshops under construction. Another area, signposted "Plot 5" had been acquired but not yet developed: NS3977 : Plot for redevelopment.
Vale of Leven Industrial Estate
Of the very extensive lands that came to be associated with Strathleven House LinkExternal link a portion was compulsorily purchased by the Board of Trade in 1947, and was developed by Scottish Industrial Estates Ltd in 1948 to form the Vale of Leven Industrial Estate. At the estate's inception, Westclox Ltd and Burroughs Adding Machines had factories here, but they are now gone. Polaroid, a later arrival, lasted until 2017. The estate is used by a number of smaller businesses, and there are some vehicle depots.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 31 May, 2015   (more nearby)
Monday, 29 June, 2015
Geographical Context
Construction, Development 
Place (from Tags)
Vale of Leven Industrial Estate 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 3943 7827 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:58.2297N 4:34.4658W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 3940 7827
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Industrial Estate 

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