NT4229 : Foulshiels, birthplace of Mungo Park

taken 10 years ago, near to Broadmeadows, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

Foulshiels, birthplace of Mungo Park
Foulshiels, birthplace of Mungo Park
Mungo Park, the Scottish surgeon and explorer, was born in 1771 at Foulshiels in the Yarrow Valley near Selkirk. Viewed from the A708, this shows the remains of the old cottage where he was born, at Foulshiels Farm. A commemorative stone tablet was inserted in the front wall of the cottage in 1888. See NT4229 : Mungo Park inscription
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NT4229, 45 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 23 July, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 25 July, 2007
Category
Ruins > Ruins   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 4229 2956 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:33.3779N 2:54.9845W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 4227 2954
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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