A volunteer went down to Loch Gelly and captured some images of the Loch and surrounding area. We hope you enjoy these images.

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This gallery set will be added to our Lochgelly Galleries in the next few days after we have resolved a technical issues with our Galleries.

Kindness of Strangers

The volunteer would like to thank the lady that stopped her car and offered him a lift home. She assumed that the volunteer had got their car stuck in the snow rather than just being out for a walk. The volunteer declined the lift, but appreciated the offer and would just like to say thanks for her generosity.

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7 Comments

  1. Magaret

    December 20, 2010 at 4:57 pm

    Well done you for taking a walk down to the Loch in this weather! Really nice photos though 😉 Before my time, but I was told that folk used to be able to skate on the Loch during the winter, must have been really cold!

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  2. Crabbit

    December 20, 2010 at 5:37 pm

    Lovely photos, well done.

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  3. Lochgelly

    December 20, 2010 at 7:50 pm

    @Margaret & Crabbit: Thank you both for your kind comments, and glad you enjoyed the photos.

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  4. mr t

    December 26, 2010 at 12:18 am

    iv just moved here ,is there any fish in the loch,how long is the loch been there for,is it man made or is it natural?how old is lochgelly ,

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    • Lochgelly

      December 26, 2010 at 2:32 am

      Hi, thanks for commenting,

      The Loch is mainly stocked with Pike and is a natural Loch. The name of the Loch is Gelly, and the town simply derives it name from there. I couldn’t tell you how old Lochgelly is, but I will try and find out and post back in the comments.

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  5. mr t

    December 26, 2010 at 12:24 am

    who is the councilor for lochgelly ,as im a bit disgusted with snow clearing,specaily the pavements it took them 2weeks to try clear them,im disabled i could get out to go to postoffice for my pension

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    • Lochgelly

      December 26, 2010 at 2:36 am

      Their is 3 local councillors for Lochgelly, but only 2 that I consider to be active;

      Ian Chisholm (SNP) – 01592 653 902
      Mark Hood (Labour) – 01592 783 462

      and Margaret Doig (Labour) – 01592 721 877

      If you need their address details, or further information about any the councillors, you can get their details at: http://lochgelly.org.uk/?page_id=537

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