NG2461 : Memorial cairn on Ben Geary

taken 9 years ago, near to Geary, Highland, Great Britain

Memorial cairn on Ben Geary
Memorial cairn on Ben Geary
This is one of three similar cairns in the area. This one is a memorial to the MacLeod blacksmith. A plaque on the cairn reads: "Blacksmith's Hill. To commemorate the MacLeod blacksmith who fought in the second battle of Waternish on this moor against the MacDonalds of Trotternish circa 1530. Cairn restored by Clan MacLeod Society USA in consultation with Clan Macleod Heritage Trust. Robert MacGregor Clacher 1986".
Another view - NG2461 : Memorial cairn on Ben Geary.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 24 February, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 25 February, 2010
Geographical Context
Moorland 
Place (from Tags)
Isle of Skye  Waternish 
Season (from Tags)
Winter 
Category
Memorial cairn   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 2486 6134 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:33.4872N 6:36.1134W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 2488 6134
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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