NS2513 : The Electric Brae Experience

taken 14 years ago, near to Knoweside, South Ayrshire, Great Britain

The Electric Brae Experience
The Electric Brae Experience
A motorist tries out the Electric Brae. His car had just come to a halt and was starting to roll backwards, appearing to go back up the slope. This famous optical illusion attracts many visitors to South Ayrshire. The most famous one was Dwight D Eisenhower who made a brief visit to Ayrshire in 1959. He was amazed to see his limousine rolling back up the slope. For more images, see NS2513 : The Electric Brae Experienced Again & NS2513 : Congestion on the Electric Brae
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NS2513, 41 images   (more nearby search)
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Tuesday, 16 January, 2007   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 16 January, 2007
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 253 131 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:22.8755N 4:45.4597W
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