NH8270 : Beacon, Hill of Nigg

taken 16 years ago, near to Castlecraig, Highland, Great Britain

Beacon, Hill of Nigg
Beacon, Hill of Nigg
Jubilee beacon on the summit of Hill of Nigg. Was to be lit a few hours later.

This is a lowland site and will recover, but sadly these things are lit on delicate high summits by unthinking vandals celebrating an undemocratic medieval anachronism.
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NH8270, 3 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
June 2002   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 19 June, 2005
Category
Summit   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NH 820 705 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:42.5427N 3:58.8320W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NH 820 705
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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