NT7871 : East Coast Fishing Disaster memorial, Cove

taken 7 years ago, near to Cockburnspath, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

East Coast Fishing Disaster memorial, Cove
East Coast Fishing Disaster memorial, Cove
A moving memorial to the great loss of life in the Eyemouth disaster of 1881. Eleven of the men lost came from Cove. LinkExternal link

Wha'll buy my caller herrin'?*
They're no' brought here without brave darin',
Buy my caller herrin',
Haul'd through wind and rain.

Buy my caller herrin'!
Though ye may ca' them vulgar farin'.
Wives and mithers, maist despairin',
Ca' them lives o' men.
-- Lady Nairne

*fresh herring
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Date Taken
Saturday, 13 August, 2011   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 14 August, 2011
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 7802 7174 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:56.2924N 2:21.2058W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 7802 7174
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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