NJ5638 : Sloich Hill

taken 7 years ago, near to Slioch, Aberdeenshire, Great Britain

Sloich Hill
Sloich Hill
Also referred to as Robin's Height perhaps a reference to its use by the Bruce forces in the Battle of Slioch in 1307. On Christmas Day Buchan's forces reached Slioch, where the royal forces were commanded by Bruce's brother Edward. An archery battle ensued, but neither side was able to gain an advantage, and Buchan withdrew.
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NJ5638, 8 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 28 July, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 20 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Historic sites and artefacts  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 5646 3883 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:26.2620N 2:43.6144W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 5669 3845
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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