NO2594 : Purchase Cairn, Balmoral Estate

near to Easter Balmoral, Aberdeenshire, Great Britain

Purchase Cairn, Balmoral Estate
Purchase Cairn, Balmoral Estate
Queen Victoria and Prince Albert had this cairn erected on their new estate to commemorate its purchase in 1848. The grounds to the S of the castle have several such cairns set on high points for various occasions.
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Sunday, 31 July, 2005   (more nearby)
Thursday, 11 August, 2005
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 255 943 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:2.0476N 3:13.6789W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NO 256 943
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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