2006

NX3640 : Maxwell's plaque

taken 18 years ago, near to Monreith, Dumfries And Galloway, Scotland

Maxwell's plaque
Maxwell's plaque
Situated near to the statue of the otter. My schoolboy Latin translates the inscription as "He loved this place as a boy - his life celebrated it." A reference to his books, in particular "Ring of Bright Water", which was about his life and his otters.

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NX3640, 133 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
David Medcalf   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 16 July, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 5 August, 2006
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 364 401 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:43.7513N 4:32.5289W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 364 401
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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