NS6065 : The Whitelaw Memorial

near to Glasgow, Great Britain

The Whitelaw Memorial
The Whitelaw Memorial
The picture was taken from a pathway that leads (though behind the safety of a wall) along the top of the sheer face of an old quarry: NS6065 : Glasgow Necropolis: the former Ladywell Quarry.
Glasgow Necropolis
The Necropolis is 37 acres in extent, and was formally opened in 1833. Like the Père Lachaise in Paris, it was laid out as a garden cemetery. In 1966, its ownership was transferred from the Merchants House of Glasgow to what is now Glasgow City Council. See LinkExternal link for further information.
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2012
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Wednesday, 8 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 25 August, 2012
Geographical Context
Burial ground, Crematorium 
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Glasgow Necropolis 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 6045 6549 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:51.7397N 4:13.8797W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 6045 6549
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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