NS6137 : The Spirit of Scotland

taken 6 years ago, near to Stobieside, South Lanarkshire, Great Britain

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The Spirit of Scotland
The Spirit of Scotland
The Spirit of Scotland is the name of this sculpture by Richard Price erected here in 2004 to commemorate William Wallace's connections with the area, most notably the successful ambush of King Edward I's baggage train nearby in 1297, during the Scottish Wars of Independence.

The site overlooks the volcanic plug of Loudoun Hill, seen here through the 'silhouette' in the sculpture.
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NS6137, 46 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 3 April, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 3 April, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Uplands 
Place (from Tags)
Ayrshire  East Ayrshire 
Person (from Tags)
William Wallace 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 611 378 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:36.8350N 4:12.3741W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 611 377
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Sculpture  Public Art  Public Artwork  Loudoun Hill  Ayrshire  Volcanic Plug  William Wallace 

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