NM8757 : Camp, Creach Bheinn

taken 9 years ago, 3 km from Kilmalieu, Highland, Great Britain

Camp, Creach Bheinn
Camp, Creach Bheinn
Site of a military encampment just north of the summit. It dates to the 19th century and is either a watch station from the Napoleonic Wars, a base for Colby's Ordnance Survey or both.
It must have been a tough place, walls have been erected at either side in an attempt to provide protection from the wind.
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NM8757, 12 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 15 March, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 20 March, 2008
Category
Military installation (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NM 870 577 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:39.7694N 5:28.5684W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NM 870 576
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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