NT0987 : Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum plaque

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

Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum plaque
Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum plaque
"Fortunate in my ancestors I was supremely so in my birthplace. Where one is born is very important, for different surroundings and traditions appeal to and stimulate different latent tendencies in the child. Ruskin truly observes that every bright boy in Edinburgh is influenced by the sight of the Castle. So is the child of Dunfermline, by its noble Abbey, the Westminster of Scotland, founded early in the eleventh century (1070) by Malcolm Canmore and his Queen Margaret, Scotland's patron saint." -- The Autobiography of Andrew Carnegie

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Geographical Context: Educational sites
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Dunfermline Abbey [37] · Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum [15] ·
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Date Taken
Friday, 14 October, 2011   (more nearby)
Monday, 31 October, 2011
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 0911 8708 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:4.0731N 3:27.6888W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 0910 8708
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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