NX9675 : The Sinclair Memorial

taken 5 years ago, near to Dumfries, Dumfries And Galloway, Great Britain

The Sinclair Memorial
The Sinclair Memorial, taken 5 years ago
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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year taken
2012
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Date Taken
Saturday, 9 June, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 29 June, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Place (from Tags)
Dumfries  Maxwelltown 
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Category B 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 9696 7575 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:3.9296N 3:36.8990W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 9697 7574
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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