NJ9244 : Railway Trackbed

taken 1 month ago, near to Nethermuir, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

Railway Trackbed
Railway Trackbed
The trackbed of the Buchan branch of the Great North of Scotland Railway, now a long-distance path.
Formartine and Buchan Way

The Formartine and Buchan Way is a long-distance trail in Scotland, extending from Dyce north to Peterhead and Fraserburgh in the Buchan and Formartine districts of Aberdeenshire in Scotland. It follows the track of a former railway line, the Formartine and Buchan Railway, and is open to walkers, cyclists and horse riders.The railway closed in 1979 (Fraserburgh) and 1970 (Maud-Peterhead). The walkway opened in the early 1990s, and is managed by Aberdeenshire Council. It is listed as one of Scotland's Great Trails by NatureScot
64 km (40 mi) to Fraserburgh, plus 21 km (13 mi) spur to Peterhead.


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NJ9244, 18 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Anne Burgess   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Monday, 3 June, 2024   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 9 June, 2024
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 9200 4407 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:29.2076N 2:8.1053W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 9200 4410
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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