NX8494 : Penpont

taken 12 years ago, near to Penpont, Dumfries And Galloway, Great Britain

Penpont
Penpont
This is a picturesque small village which lies on the Main Road between Thornhill and Moniaive. It is most well known as the birthplace of the famous Explorer and Writer Joseph Thomson who carried out numerous Expeditions in Africa and was the first person to spot "Thomson's Gazelle" to which he gave his name.
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NX8494, 51 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 14 April, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 16 April, 2006
Category
Village street   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 847 946 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:13.9258N 3:48.8714W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 847 946
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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