72. Eskdalemuir. (NT 241 054)
Seismological Recording Station operated by Guralp Systems Limited
for Blacknest Seismological Group. This in turn, is part of the
Atomic Weapons Establishment based at Aldermaston, which is operated
by AWE Management Ltd under a contract from the Ministry of Defence.
The Station monitors, records and distinguishes the seismic signals
generated underground by nuclear explosions from those created by
earthquakes. There has been a seismological station at Eskdalemuir