NS3322 : St John's Tower

taken 10 years ago, near to Ayr, South Ayrshire, Great Britain

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St John's Tower
St John's Tower
This is all that remains of the parish church of St John. The building was requisitioned in 1652 by Oliver Cromwell, who was constructing a citadel in Ayr. The tower, which was restored to its original style in 1924, gave a useful lookout point for the fort. The flag is for the "Homecoming" event which celebrates the 250th anniversary of the birth of Robert Burns.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 25 February, 2009   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 25 February, 2009
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 334 220 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:27.8254N 4:38.1825W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 334 220
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