NT0512 : Postal Memorial near Moffat

near to Nether Howecleuch, Dumfries And Galloway, Great Britain

Postal Memorial near Moffat
Postal Memorial near Moffat
This monument is to the memory of two stagecoach men, a coachman & guard, who died in a blizzard in February 1831, struggling to get the mail bags north to Tweedshaws after the mailcoach became stuck in the snowdrifts.
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 05 12 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 55:23.8386N 3:29.6181W
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