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PeteJ

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Posted: 12/02/2018 15:28:46
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Jim

this looks like the coal drainage level near the head of Dowgang Burn. at NGR 77634281. Someone dug out the flooded entrance which unfortunately caused a rather large ochre pollution incident. The level runs for 35 metres to a blockage - survey date 28.4.1979.

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Posted: 12/02/2018 17:26:50
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Thanks Pete,

Explains Eric's interest. Another nice piece of information

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