NG6216 : Ruins at Boreraig

taken 11 years ago, 3 km from Heasta, Highland, Great Britain

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Ruins at Boreraig
Ruins at Boreraig
One of the many ruined houses at Boreraig.
The place was emptied, completely, by force, in 1853. As in many other places in Scotland at that time, the landlords favoured sheep to people on their lands. Many of the inhabitants from here were 'assisted' to travel to Australia or New Zealand.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 15 July, 2007   (more nearby)
Sunday, 15 July, 2007
Ruins > Ruins   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 622 166 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:10.7032N 5:56.1508W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NG 622 165
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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