NT2276 : Nos. 21-27 Crewe Place

taken 8 years ago, near to Granton, Edinburgh, Great Britain

Nos. 21-27 Crewe Place
Nos. 21-27 Crewe Place
An unremarkable residential block, distinguished from its neighbours by its flat roof. In the early morning of 29th September, 1940, tragedy struck here when a German Luftwaffe bomber returning from an abortive raid on the Rosyth dockyard jettisoned a 500lb bomb which landed randomly on the house, killing three of its occupants: two young children, Ronald and Morag MacArthur, aged 7 and 5 respectively, and an elderly man in the flat above.
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NT2276, 54 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 30 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 5 February, 2010
Category
House   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 229 762 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:58.3659N 3:14.1769W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 229 762
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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