P000078

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P number: P000078
Old photograph number: C03036
Caption: Moss-litter Works, Dunmore Moss, 8.9 km. east-south-east of Stirling. Cut peat drying at side of 'banks' (ditches) near the works where it is teased and baled for commercial purposes.
Description: Moss-litter Works, Dunmore Moss, 8.9 km. east-south-east of Stirling. Cut peat drying at side of 'banks' (ditches) near the works where it is teased and baled for commercial purposes. Dunmore Moss is an extensive area of peat resting on the clays of the carse or 50 ft. raised beach plain. It is one of the few relics of a moss which formerly covered the whole of the carse.
Date taken: 01/01/1926
Photographer: Manson, W.
Copyright statement: Crown
Acknowledgment: This image was digitized with grant-in-aid from SCRAN the Scottish Cultural Resources Access Network
X longitude/easting: 286500
Y latitude/northing: 689500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 208.35 KB; 1000 x 724 pixels; 85 x 61 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 192 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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