NS7993 : Mar's Wark

taken 13 years ago, near to Stirling, Great Britain

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Mar's Wark
Mar's Wark
The facade of Mar's Wark is decorated with stone carvings, panels and gargoyles.
Mar's Wark
The ruin, which stands on the west side of Mar Place, was built c.1570 by John Erskine (Earl of Mar and latterly Regent of Scotland) as a seat of the Erskine family. See LinkExternal link (at Canmore) for a detailed description, the listing details at LinkExternal link for a summary of the remains, and LinkExternal link (at Historic Scotland) for the history of the building.
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NS7993, 674 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 21 August, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 31 January, 2010
Category
Historic building   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 792 936 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:7.2005N 3:56.5982W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 793 936
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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