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Loch of Skene is a large lowland, freshwater loch in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. It lies approximately 1 mi (1.6 km) to the west of the village of Kirkton of Skene and 9 mi (14 km) west of Aberdeen. The loch is partially man-made being dammed at its outflow on the southern shore to form a reservoir. Before 1905, water from the loch was used in the making of tweed and to turn the mill wheel at the Garlogie Mills. When the mills closed in 1905 the water was used to generate electricity. The loch is about 6 foot deep at its deepest.

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  • Loch of Skene is a large lowland, freshwater loch in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. It lies approximately 1 mi (1.6 km) to the west of the village of Kirkton of Skene and 9 mi (14 km) west of Aberdeen. The loch is partially man-made being dammed at its outflow on the southern shore to form a reservoir. Before 1905, water from the loch was used in the making of tweed and to turn the mill wheel at the Garlogie Mills. When the mills closed in 1905 the water was used to generate electricity. The loch is about 6 foot deep at its deepest. (en)
  • Loch of Skene är en sjö i Storbritannien. Den ligger i rådsområdet Aberdeenshire och riksdelen Skottland, i den norra delen av landet, 600 km norr om huvudstaden London. Loch of Skene ligger 96 meter över havet. Den högsta punkten i närheten är Bennachie, 1 732 meter över havet, 19,7 km nordväst om Loch of Skene. Trakten runt Loch of Skene består i huvudsak av gräsmarker. Kustklimat råder i trakten. Årsmedeltemperaturen i trakten är 6 °C. Den varmaste månaden är juli, då medeltemperaturen är 13 °C, och den kallaste är december, med −2 °C. (sv)
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  • Loch of Skene is a large lowland, freshwater loch in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. It lies approximately 1 mi (1.6 km) to the west of the village of Kirkton of Skene and 9 mi (14 km) west of Aberdeen. The loch is partially man-made being dammed at its outflow on the southern shore to form a reservoir. Before 1905, water from the loch was used in the making of tweed and to turn the mill wheel at the Garlogie Mills. When the mills closed in 1905 the water was used to generate electricity. The loch is about 6 foot deep at its deepest. (en)
  • Loch of Skene är en sjö i Storbritannien. Den ligger i rådsområdet Aberdeenshire och riksdelen Skottland, i den norra delen av landet, 600 km norr om huvudstaden London. Loch of Skene ligger 96 meter över havet. Den högsta punkten i närheten är Bennachie, 1 732 meter över havet, 19,7 km nordväst om Loch of Skene. Trakten runt Loch of Skene består i huvudsak av gräsmarker. Kustklimat råder i trakten. Årsmedeltemperaturen i trakten är 6 °C. Den varmaste månaden är juli, då medeltemperaturen är 13 °C, och den kallaste är december, med −2 °C. (sv)
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