ND3773 : The John O'Groats Hotel, Caithness

near to Huna, Highland, Great Britain

The John O'Groats Hotel, Caithness
The John O'Groats Hotel, Caithness
John De Groot originally built his house round about the 1500s. He ran a ferry to Orkney and charged 4 old pennies (less than 2p) a trip. The coin of this denomination subsequently became known as a Groat.
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2000
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Sunday, 2 July, 2000   (more nearby)
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Monday, 4 April, 2005
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Historic building   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! ND 378 733 [100m precision]
WGS84: 58:38.6294N 3:4.3052W
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