NS4173 : Dumbuckhill Quarry and the River Clyde

taken 7 months ago, near to Milton, West Dunbartonshire, Great Britain

Dumbuckhill Quarry and the River Clyde
Dumbuckhill Quarry and the River Clyde
The Clyde is not normally this calm at this time of day (2pm). Some patches of snow can be seen at Lang Craigs in the distant Kilpatrick Hills.
Dumbuck Quarry :: NS4274
The quarry, which supplies aggregates for the construction industry, is also known as Dumbuckhill Quarry. It has consumed much of Dumbuck Hill, which was a volcanic plug, located at the edge of the Kilpatrick Hills. The quarry was mothballed in 2011, but its new owners resumed operations there just a few years later.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 1 April, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 3 April, 2018
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Uplands  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Quarrying, Mining  Estuary, Marine 
Primary Subject of Photo
Quarry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4166 7348 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:55.6945N 4:32.1555W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4152 7289
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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