NS5447 : Lochgoin Reservoir

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

Lochgoin Reservoir
Lochgoin Reservoir
With Lochgoin Farm in the green patch at the left, and Whitelee Wind Farm all around. The two distant bodies of water are Lochcraig Reservoir [L] and Dunwan Dam [R].
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)
Submitted
Friday, 20 May, 2016
Geographical Context
Energy infrastructure  Uplands  Woodland, Forest  Water resources  Moorland 
Place (from Tags)
Cunninghame  East Ayrshire 
Near (from Tags)
Kingswell 
Primary Subject of Photo
Wind Farm 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 540 475 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:41.9347N 4:19.4791W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 535 430
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Wind Farm  Whitelee Wind Farm  Aerial Photograph  Reservoirs 

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