NS3977 : Beside the River Leven at Pillanflatt

taken 5 months ago, near to Renton, West Dunbartonshire, Great Britain

Beside the River Leven at Pillanflatt
Beside the River Leven at Pillanflatt
The further part, in particular, of the riverside portion of this meadow, that is, the space that lies between the cows and the trees in the right background, used to be known as NS3977 : Sandyholme.
Pillanflatt :: NS3877
The land of Pillanflatt lay between Dalquhurn and Mains of Cardross, and is mentioned in medieval records in connection with the Cardross residence of King Robert the Bruce. See a Geograph article LinkExternal link for the precise location of Pillanflatt's farm buildings. See LinkExternal link for an annotated satellite view, showing features that are depicted on the 1:10560 OS maps from 1864 to 1938, in relation to the present-day landscape. A path that runs along the northern edge of the meadow here is known locally as the Howgate: LinkExternal link
River Leven (Dunbartonshire)
The River Leven (Uisge Leamhna in Gaelic) is a stretch of water in West Dunbartonshire, Scotland, flowing from Loch Lomond in the North to the River Clyde in the South. The total length of the river is approximately 6 miles.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 27 June, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 12 July, 2018
Geographical Context
Grassland  Rivers, Streams, Drainage 
Landmark (from Tags)
Carman Hill 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 3919 7731 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:57.7079N 4:34.6619W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 3928 7722
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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