SO2506 : The dog stone

taken 10 years ago, near to Varteg, Torfaen/Tor-Faen, Great Britain

The dog stone
The dog stone
On Mynydd Varteg Fawr, this is a memorial to Carlo a beloved setter that was accidentally shot on 12th August 1864. The black pillar on the left gives the details and the close-up is here SO2506 : The dog stone. Whether the groups of stones or the memorial is what is known as "the dog stone" is unclear.
Most of the square consists of similar moorland, dropping towards Varteg to the south-east.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 2 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 3 February, 2008
Category
Memorial > Memorial   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 251 067 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:45.2705N 3:5.1461W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 251 068
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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