NH8708 : Duke of Gordon's Monument

taken 8 years ago, near to Alvie, Highland, Great Britain

Duke of Gordon's Monument
Duke of Gordon's Monument
This impressive 90 feet tall pillar stands on the crest of the attractively wooded ridge of Torr Alvie at an altitude of 358 metres. It is a prominent landmark visible for miles around and correspondingly is a superb viewpoint.
It was erected in 1840 to the memory of the 5th and last Duke of Gordon.
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NH8708, 13 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 7 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 13 September, 2009
Category
Tower   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NH 877 088 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:9.4207N 3:51.4502W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NH 877 087
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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