NS2057 : The Largs Pencil, Largs

taken 10 years ago, near to Largs, North Ayrshire, Great Britain

The Largs Pencil, Largs
The Largs Pencil, Largs
A monument to the Battle of Largs. The Pencil was built in 1912, as a marker for the site of the Battle of Largs in 1263, when the Scots defeated King Haco of Norway's troops on the shore at Largs, whose 160 long ships got caught in a storm.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Dave Hitchborne and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
NS2057, 137 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Wednesday, 11 July, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 19 July, 2007
Category
Monument > Monument   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 207 576 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:46.7253N 4:51.5912W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 208 574
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Geograph (Third Visitor for NS2057)
This page has been viewed about 56 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register