NS5245 : Craigendunton Reservoir

taken 3 years ago, 4 km from Kingswell, East Ayrshire, Great Britain

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Craigendunton Reservoir
Craigendunton Reservoir
Surrounded by some of the numerous Whitelee Wind Farm turbines. Lochgoin Farm and Monument NS5246 : Lochgoin Monument are in the green patch in the centre, and Lochgoin Reservoir is beyond.
Whitelee wind farm :: NS5345
Whitelee Windfarm is the UK's largest onshore windfarm. It is located on Eaglesham Moor just 20 minutes south of central Glasgow. The windfarm has 215 turbines which can generate 539MW of electricity, enough to power over 300,000 homes.

You can access the windfarm for free and experience the wind turbines up close with over 130kms of trails to explore. The Visitor Centre LinkExternal link is also free and has an interactive exhibition and a Cafe to relax after the long walk on the windfarm.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 11 May, 2016   (more nearby)
Friday, 20 May, 2016
Geographical Context
Energy infrastructure  Lowlands  Water resources  Moorland 
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Place (from Tags)
East Ayrshire  Cunninghame 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 523 450 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:40.5572N 4:21.0197W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 516 432
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Aerial Photograph  Whitelee Wind Farm  Wind Farm 

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