NX4065 : Douglas Ewart High School and Merrick Leisure Centre, Newton Stewart

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

Douglas Ewart High School and Merrick Leisure Centre, Newton Stewart
Douglas Ewart High School and Merrick Leisure Centre, Newton Stewart
Unexpectedly, Douglas Ewart is (are) two people, not one. Apparently there were at one time two schools in Newton Stewart, founded respectively by a Mr Douglas and a Mr Ewart, both of whom made their pile from the slave trade with the West Indies. See LinkExternal link The Merrick leisure centre is named after the highest summit in south Scotland, which can be clearly seen from the town.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 27 April, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 2 May, 2006
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School   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 406 656 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:57.5685N 4:29.4640W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NX 407 656
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