NG7627 : Money collecting vessel outside RNLI Kyle of Lochalsh Station - Detail of Coin Slot

taken 9 years ago, near to Kyle of Lochalsh/Caol Loch Aillse, Highland, Great Britain

Money collecting vessel outside RNLI Kyle of Lochalsh Station - Detail of Coin Slot
Money collecting vessel outside RNLI Kyle of Lochalsh Station - Detail of Coin Slot
Outside the RNLI Kyle of Lochalsh Station is a money collecting vessel in the form of a torpedo, the main plaque upon which reads:

"This unusual collecting vessel was gifted to the R.N.L.I. (Royal National Lifeboat Institution) to symbolise the vital role B.U.T.E.C.(British Underwater Test and Evaluation Centre) played in the birth of the Kyle Lifeboat Station"

and this image shows the coin slot which reads:

"WARNING / IF ESCAPING AIR IS HEARD / WHEN UNSCREWING THIS CAP / STOP / DO NOT UNSCREW FURTHER UNTIL / SOUND OF ESCAPING AIR / CEACES"

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NG7627 : Money collecting vessel outside RNLI Kyle of Lochalsh Station
NG7627 : Money collecting vessel outside RNLI Kyle of Lochalsh Station - Detail of Plaque
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Date Taken
Friday, 12 September, 2008   (more nearby)
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Friday, 19 September, 2008
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 76194 27161 [1m precision]
WGS84: 57:16.8051N 5:42.8834W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NG 76194 27161
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