NX9675 : The Sinclair Memorial

near to Dumfries, Dumfries And Galloway, Great Britain

The Sinclair Memorial
The Sinclair Memorial
Located in the grounds of the Dumfries Museum and Camera Obscura, built in the style of a Tuscan temple (more details at Historic Scotland LinkExternal link ).
It is a memorial to John Sinclair M.D., assistant surgeon in the Royal Navy, 1814-1840.
Inside the building are some sculptures NX9675 : Statue of Old Mortality and his pony. Doctor Sinclair won them in a lottery, but the very next day "by a mournful accident", the young man died.
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2012
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Saturday, 9 June, 2012   (more nearby)
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Friday, 29 June, 2012
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Historic sites and artefacts 
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Dumfries  Maxwelltown 
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Category B 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 9696 7575 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:3.9296N 3:36.8990W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NX 9697 7574
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