HY2907 : The Hall of Clestrain

taken 12 years ago, near to Hall of Clestrain, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

The Hall of Clestrain
The Hall of Clestrain
John Rae's birthplace is as neglected as his reputation. Ken McGoogan's excellent biography Fatal Passage describes how his adoption of Innuit skills, and his trust in their report of the fate of the Franklin expedition, lead to his lack of recognition by Victorian society.
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HY2907, 5 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 15 May, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 4 June, 2006
Category
Ruins > Ruins   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 2955 0755 [10m precision]
WGS84: 58:56.9608N 3:13.5706W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 2993 0760
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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