NO2448 : Alyth

taken 41 years ago, near to Alyth, Perth And Kinross, Great Britain

Alyth
Alyth
Alyth (pronouned ay-lith, the 'ay' as in 'say') has a long history, having been founded in the 11th or 12th century. There are all sorts of traditions associated with it, for instance that Mordred imprisoned Queen Guinevere here. More certain is that Alyth grew in importance as a market town after the construction of the packhorse bridge, still open to pedestrians, was built over the Alyth Burn in the 16th century. Lots more information at LinkExternal link.
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NO2448, 105 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
June 1977   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 12 May, 2005
Category
Town scene   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 24 48 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 56:37.3348N 3:13.9207W
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