NS8249 : Major General William Roy Trigpoint

taken 9 years ago, near to Rosebank, South Lanarkshire, Great Britain

Major General William Roy Trigpoint
Major General William Roy Trigpoint
A very attractive setting for the trigpoint in memory of Major General William Roy, from whose work grew the Ordnance Survey. See NS8249 : Inscription on the General Roy trig for the small plaque on the trigpoint.
A brief history of Major General William Roy can be found in the Gazetteer for Scotland website LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Sunday, 15 March, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 17 March, 2009
Category
Trig Point   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 825 495 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:43.4779N 3:52.2829W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 825 494
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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