Brimmond Hill facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBrimmond Hill
|Elevation||266 m (873 ft)|
|Prominence||159 m (522 ft)|
|Topo map||OS Landranger 38, Explorer 406|
The hill itself is situated in the area between Kingswells, Westhill, Blackburn and Dyce. There is a transmitter on the top of the hill, and there are also paths and a road to the top of the hill. The hill can be reached directly from paths that connect to Kingswells, and at the summit a view across the city of Aberdeen is available.
The top of the hill has a collection of transmitter sites for microwave transmission, by line-of-sight communication. The communication sites from here have direct links between North Sea Oil platforms and their headquarters in Aberdeen.
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