NO1620 : Elcho Doo'cot Interior

taken 8 years ago, near to Elcho, Perth And Kinross, Great Britain

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Elcho Doo'cot Interior
Elcho Doo'cot Interior
A good idea of the interior layout is given by this shot with the camera lying in the centre of the floor looking straight up: In the centre is the circular hole in the roof through which the pigeons flew in and out. Lining the circular walls are the stone roosting boxes. Birds and eggs were harvested as a valuable food source, particularly in winter. The stone lintel of the door is visible at the top of the image. Compare this with the similar doo'cot at Dirleton Castle: NT5184 : Dirleton Castle Doocot interior.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 17 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Friday, 18 June, 2010
Doocot   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 1633 2091 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:22.3836N 3:21.3745W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 1633 2091
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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