NG4031 : Tattie boy and girl

taken 7 years ago, near to Satran, Highland, Great Britain

Tattie boy and girl
Tattie boy and girl
This pair of tatties stand alongside the B8009 in Satran. They are beautifully posed. The provocatively dressed girl, with ankles crossed, has a very flirty expression on her face (which I unfortunately missed in my photograph). She is toying with her hair, trying to attract the attention of the shrug-shouldered football kitted boy, who is on his knees, and hugging his football. Brilliant!
Minginish Tattie Bogal
Tattie Bogal is the Minginish Scarecrow Festival - a community event which gained some funding from Awards for All. A trail of ingenious Tatties is delighting visitors to the Minginish district of Skye this summer, as dozens of them are displayed outside homes and businesses along the roadside from Drynoch through Carbost and Portnalong. Every one has to be wearing some tartan. The tatties include a doctor (outside Carbost Medical Centre) a police officer (hiding behind a speed limit sign) a peg-legged pirate (outside the Old Inn Pub) and many others. This photo collection records just a few of the Tattie Bogal characters that I found particularly alluring.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 16 August, 2011   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 16 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  People, Events 
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Carbost 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 4016 3112 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:17.7895N 6:18.8947W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 4016 3113
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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