Tag: webcam

IT System Changes

The weather station system has been transferred over to a new server due to the previous computer occasionally hanging up. A business grade HP server hooked up to a UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply) has been installed, from which allayit expects to see considerably less unscheduled downtime. To be fair to the old computer, the Acer

Webcam Fixed

The Pitillock Burn webcamera has been fixed this morning. The cable was repaired thanks to a donation of a weatherproof box (thanks Neil) and a minor issue with the webcam was dealt with. Technorati Tags: Pitillock Burn, webcam

A View from the “Web” Camera

The view from the new Freuchie Mill webcam caused some amusement this evening… Image Capture: View from the webcamera this evening Tiny spiders had been busy over the last few hours spinning their webs all over the new web camera. Perhaps we should start to call it CCTV instead of a webcam to stop the

New Webcam

A new webcamera is now in operation offering views of the Pitilock Burn and “Millwaters” outlet pipe on the upstream side of the Freuchie Mill culvert. This webcam, when added to the existing webcam, now offers comprehensive coverage of the Freuchie Mill culvert inlet.    Image Capture: The view from the new webcam A temporary


The Freuchie Mill culvert webcam has been replaced and is now operational. An additional infra-red illuminator has been installed to improve image quality during the hours of darkness. Higher quality lenses with a shorter focal length (wider view) are on order for the webcams to improve the image quality further. The Freuchie Mill road camera

Freuchie Webcam Network

Webcams are currently being installed in flood risk areas of Freuchie to provide a mechanism for the residents to check from anywhere in the world if flooding is putting their property at risk. At the moment these are still images captured every 5 minutes. In the near future it will be possible to subscribe to