NT4899 : East Vows beacon

taken 5 years ago, near to Earlsferry, Fife, Great Britain

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East Vows beacon
East Vows beacon
A telephoto view of NT4899 : East Vows beacon. Constructed in 1847 by Alan Stevenson, the cage was intended as a refuge for shipwrecked mariners.

North Berwick can be seen across the Forth, with unseasonal snow on the hills above.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 30 March, 2013   (more nearby)
Sunday, 7 April, 2013
Geographical Context
Docks, Harbours  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 4822 9900 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:10.8485N 2:50.1425W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 48028 99380
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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