Whitelee (East Renfrewshire)

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Colour view of Eaglesham Moor. In the foreground stands a small group of bare trees and the low ruins of a croft or other stone building. The edge of a loch or reservoir can be seen in a dip in the hills behind.
2007
  • Photograph:Chris Wimbush
Colour view of Whitelee Windfarm on Eaglesham Moor. In the foreground stands a small group of bare trees and the low ruins of a croft or other stone building. A large number of wind turbines dominate the skyline beyond.
2010
  • Photograph: Colin Prior

Features of the area

East Renfrewshire Group

East Renfrewshire is one of Scotland’s 32 unitary council areas. Until 1975 it formed part of the county of Renfrewshire. The East Renfrewshire local authority was formed in 1996, covering the same area as what was then Eastwood district, with the addition of Barrhead, which came from Renfrew district.

It borders North Ayrshire, East Ayrshire, Renfrewshire, South Lanarkshire and the City of Glasgow.

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