NS5565 : Aitken Memorial Fountain

taken 6 years ago, near to Govan, Glasgow, Great Britain

Aitken Memorial Fountain
Aitken Memorial Fountain
Aitken Memorial Fountain at Govan Cross is dedicated to the memory of Doctor John Aitken M.D. (1838-1880) Govan Burgh's first Police Surgeon and Medical Officer. The fountain erected in 1884 was built by Cruikshanks & Co. foundry at the Denny Works, Stirlingshire. Also known locally as "The Govan Baby".
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Date Taken
Friday, 6 June, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 24 June, 2014
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  City, Town centre 
Primary Subject of Photo
Memorial 
Place (from Tags)
Govan 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 55454 65744 [1m precision]
WGS84: 55:51.7882N 4:18.6731W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 55456 65746
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Glasgow  Govan 

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