NS3875 : The Mony

taken 8 years ago, near to Dumbarton, West Dunbartonshire, Great Britain

The Mony
The Mony
The stone shown here is located at the eastern entrance of the NS3875 : Cunninghame Graham Memorial Park; see that photograph for a view of the stone in context.

For an explanation of "the Mony", see the main description of the park: NS3875 : Cunninghame Graham Memorial Park.
Castle Hill and Arthur's Seat
There are two small wooded knolls in the NS3875 : Cunninghame Graham Memorial Park, to the west of Castlehill Road in Dumbarton. The first-edition OS map, surveyed in 1860, calls the smaller knoll Arthur's Seat (NS38407590), and the larger one, 100 metres to the east, Castle Hill (NS38507588). Only because of the name and a tradition does the map show an antiquity, "site of Castle", on Castle Hill; there are and were no remains here.

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Date Taken
Friday, 24 December, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 4 January, 2011
Geographical Context
Park and Public Gardens 
Near (from Tags)
Castlehill 
Category
Stone   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 3855 7584 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:56.9033N 4:35.2235W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 3855 7584
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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