NT2471 : Merchiston Tower, corbelled parapet

taken 7 years ago, near to Morningside, Edinburgh, Great Britain

Merchiston Tower, corbelled parapet
Merchiston Tower, corbelled parapet
Ever since they invented brochs in the Iron Age, the Scots have taken to the wall-head to rain rocks and anything else to hand upon their enemies. Nowadays they still heap opprobrium on town councillors, parking attendants and other figures perceived as hostile, but forego the missiles.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 6 July, 2010   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 6 July, 2010
Category
Tower house   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 242 718 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:56.0016N 3:12.8434W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 242 717
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