NT2573 : Martyr's Monument, Grassmarket

taken 10 years ago, near to Edinburgh, Great Britain

Martyr's Monument, Grassmarket
Martyr's Monument, Grassmarket
The refurbishment of the Grassmarket in the latter half of 2008 included the removal of the wall which surrounded the monument (the circular disc) allowing it to be seen more clearly. Plaques still explain the "Martyrs of the Covenant" who were executed here in the 1660s. The Grassmarket was for long a place of public execution in Edinburgh as well as a market place.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Tom Sargent and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
NT2573, 5327 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Tuesday, 16 December, 2008   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 23 December, 2008
Monument > Monument   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 253 734 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:56.9014N 3:11.7955W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 252 734
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 365 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
You are not logged in login | register