NT3438 : A corner of the old reservoir, Kirnie Law

taken 16 days ago, near to Walkerburn, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

A corner of the old reservoir, Kirnie Law
A corner of the old reservoir, Kirnie Law
The NW corner of the old pumped storage reservoir - compare with NT3438 : Northwest wall of the old reservoir, Kirnie Law taken in 2011.
H. Ballantyne & Sons Pumped Storage Hydro-Electric Scheme
The Category B listed remains of a pioneering pumped storage hydro-electric scheme to power mills in Walkerburn in the Tweed valley stand prominent on the Kirnie Law above the village. Construction of the scheme started in 1919, being completed three years later. Further detailed information on the scheme can be found at the British Listed Buildings site LinkExternal link with some construction photographs being located at LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Friday, 2 February, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 4 February, 2018
Geographical Context
Derelict, Disused  Industry  Moorland 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 3482 3872 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:38.2588N 3:2.2185W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 3481 3875
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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Disused Reservoir  Snow-Covered Hillside 

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