NG8327 : Angel's Hill, Kirkton

taken 7 years ago, near to Kirkton, Highland, Great Britain

Angel's Hill, Kirkton
Angel's Hill, Kirkton
An indistinct path climbs the hill, which is steeper than it looks in the photograph. At the top is a small burial ground which contains some 20th century graves. (See NG8327 : Angel's Hill burial ground). In the past, the hill was topped by an iron age Dłn.

Footnote: Geograph Moderator James Yardley has pointed out that the Gaelic name for this hill is Cnoc nan Aingeal, which translates as 'Hill of the Angels', so the singular Angel in the popular English spelling of the name of the hill should strictly be a plural (Angels').
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NG8327, 16 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 14 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 18 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Uplands  Paths  Grassland 
Near (from Tags)
Kirkton 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 8312 2746 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:17.1663N 5:36.0205W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 83043 27442
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Hill  Burial Ground 

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