HP5004 : Fishermen's Memorial, Gloup

taken 13 years ago, near to Gloup, Shetland Islands, Great Britain

Fishermen's Memorial, Gloup
Fishermen's Memorial, Gloup
This memorial, erected in 1981 recalls the fishing disaster which occurred near here on July 21st 1881. Fifty eight fishermen lost their lives, many local, when they were caught in a sudden storm.
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Wednesday, 28 July, 2004   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 5 January, 2006
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Memorial > Memorial   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! HP 506 044 [100m precision]
WGS84: 60:43.1715N 1:4.4678W
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