NS9499 : Spitfire memorial on SE ridge of King's Seat Hill

taken 4 months ago, 3 km from Dollar, Clackmannanshire, Great Britain

Spitfire memorial on SE ridge of King's Seat Hill
Spitfire memorial on SE ridge of King's Seat Hill
On 16th January 1943, three Spitfires from RAF Grangemouth crashed near here. All were 21 year olds; two pilots (both RCAF) were killed and one (RAAF) survived.
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NS9499, 14 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 18 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 19 July, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Uplands  Defence, Military 
Primary Subject of Photo
Memorial 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 9413 9954 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:10.6020N 3:42.4159W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 9412 9957
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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