NS5548 : Dunwan Dam

taken 3 years ago, 5 km from Kingswell, East Ayrshire, Great Britain

This is 1 of 2 images, with title Dunwan Dam in this square
Dunwan Dam
Dunwan Dam
And the eastern end of Lochgoin Reservoir, surrounded by Whitelee Wind Farm. In the distance is Newton Mearns and the southern outskirts of Glasgow.
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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NS5548, 8 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 11 May, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 20 May, 2016
Geographical Context
Uplands  Water resources  Moorland 
Near (from Tags)
Kingswell 
Place (from Tags)
East Ayrshire  Cunninghame 
Primary Subject of Photo
Reservoir 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 550 480 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:42.2220N 4:18.5412W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 541 429
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Reservoirs  Aerial Photograph  Whitelee Wind Farm  Wind Farm 

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