NT2573 : Arrival of the Blue Blanket

taken 4 years ago, near to Edinburgh, Great Britain

Arrival of the Blue Blanket
Arrival of the Blue Blanket
The flag of the Incorporated Trades of Edinburgh (a replica thereof) arrives at the mercat cross for the ceremony at the end of the Edinburgh Riding of the Marches event.

For detailed information on the flag, see LinkExternal link

For a fanciful Edwardian painting of James III presenting the flag to the trades, see LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Sunday, 8 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Monday, 14 October, 2013
Geographical Context
People, Events 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 2577 7361 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:56.9860N 3:11.4137W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 2576 7362
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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