NO4630 : Broughty Castle

near to Broughty Ferry, Dundee, Great Britain

Broughty Castle
Broughty Castle
Broughty Castle sits imposingly at the mouth of the Tay. Built in 1496 on a rocky promontory, it has faced many sieges and battles. These have left their scars - marks made by cannon shot are still visible. During the eighteenth century it fell into ruin, to be rebuilt in the 1860s as part of the Crimean War effort. Broughty Castle Museum houses fascinating displays on the life and times of Broughty Ferry, its people, the environment and the wildlife that live close by.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 7 May, 2005   (more nearby)
Saturday, 7 May, 2005
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 4647 3043 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:27.7774N 2:52.2178W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 4655 3036
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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