NN5207 : John Ruskin in Glen Finglas

taken 5 years ago, near to Brig o' Turk, Stirling, Great Britain

John Ruskin in Glen Finglas
John Ruskin in Glen Finglas
John Ruskin was a Victorian art critic, social thinker, poet and author. He was also a supporter of the Pre-Raphaelite artist, John Everett Millais. The young painter accompanied Ruskin and his wife, Effie, on a trip to Scotland. They stayed at Brig O'Turk and Millais painted Ruskin's portrait beside Finglas Water, part of Glen Finglas Estate. The site is down stream of the dam, completed in 1965, and still accessible.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 11 November, 2012   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 13 November, 2012
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Historic sites and artefacts  Uplands  Educational sites  People, Events 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NN 5288 0767 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:14.3235N 4:22.5204W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NN 5290 0768
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