NS2057 : The Largs Pencil, Largs

taken 11 years ago, near to Largs, North Ayrshire, Great Britain

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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.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 11 July, 2007   (more nearby)
Thursday, 19 July, 2007
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 207 576 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:46.7253N 4:51.5912W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 208 574
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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