NS6066 : Sighthill high rise demolition & contamination

taken 3 years ago, near to Springburn, Glasgow, Great Britain

Sighthill high rise demolition & contamination
Sighthill high rise demolition & contamination
There’s a terrible smell all over Glasgow’s Sighthill Park and while one worker drilled into the ground he told me the land is contaminated as black stinking sludge came out of the ground.

It looks like burst sewage pipes are to blame for the gigantic mess judging by all the scarring of the land. While in the background demolition teams set about removing one of the last two high rise tower blocks along the main road.

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Date Taken
Thursday, 21 April, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 23 April, 2016
Geographical Context
Housing, Dwellings  Park and Public Gardens  City, Town centre  Derelict, Disused  Waste, Waste management 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 6012 6671 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:52.3912N 4:14.2336W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 6011 6673
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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Glasgow Sighthill Park  High Rise Tower Blocks  Demolition  Contamination  April 21st 2016  Scotland 

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