2011

NT0391 : The Temple, Bandrum

taken 13 years ago, near to Cowstrandburn, Fife, Scotland

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The Temple, Bandrum
The Temple, Bandrum
This octagonal roofless watch tower is noted on the Explorer Map as The Temple. I met the local farmer in a field to the north of the tower and he told me that it was built by an old sea captain to commemorate the Battle of Trafalgar. Apparently the original tower was constructed in timber.

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NT0391, 20 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Walter Baxter   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Friday, 5 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 6 August, 2011
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 0366 9173 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:6.5148N 3:33.0397W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 0367 9173
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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