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WILSONTOWN

Gates

IN DETAIL

Wilsontown - a long abandoned ironworks. The land has been reclaimed by nature and forestry. A walk through a landscape modelled by man and home to a natural succession of wildlife.

Check advice page for field trip guidelines. Consider carrying a stick/trekking pole to help negotiating some rough ground or when leaving a path.

The Basics

Wilsontown

Park and Ride at Hermiston (by Heriot Watt University) for car sharing. Ready to leave at 9.30. Wilson Town car park If travelling on the A706, look out for the sign for 'Wilsontown, Braehead, B7016' just north of Forth village. The car park is called 'The Glen' and is only a few hundred metres along Wilsontown Road before entering Rootpark village.



Start Date: Saturday 2nd May 2020 at 10:30
Expected finishing time: 15:00

Total Places: 20
Places Left: 20

Non-Members on Stand-by: 0

Leader: Sarah Adamson

Assistant Leader: David Adamson

EXTERNAL WEB SITE:

forestryandland.gov.scot/visit/wilsontown

EVENT LOCATION:

Park and Ride at Hermiston (by Heriot Watt University) for car sharing. Ready to leave at 9.30. Wilson Town car park If travelling on the A706, look out for the sign for 'Wilsontown, Braehead, B7016' just north of Forth village. The car park is called 'The Glen' and is only a few hundred metres along Wilsontown Road before entering Rootpark village.

Grid Ref: NS949548
Lat/Long: 55.775173, -3.675941
Postal Code: ML11 8ER

map showing location of venue
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Non-members are welcome to attend this event.
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Final date for registering: 02 May 2020