Lainshaw Weir, Stewarton

We have spent years driving for removal or easement of barriers in Ayrshire so we are pleased when we see nature take its course and does all the hard work for us such as happened at Lainshaw Weir at Stewarton recently. We revisited the dam today to see how things had changed since or last vist towards the end of January. The weir shortly after it collapsed in January … and as it was yesterday. Note the gap is widening and the river is cutting back upstream and deepening. This will continue until it finds its natural level The river…

Source: Ayshire River Trust – Lainshaw Weir, Stewarton