NS8431 : Cameronians' Regimental Memorial

taken 7 years ago, near to Douglas, South Lanarkshire, Great Britain

Cameronians' Regimental Memorial
Cameronians' Regimental Memorial
Memorial to the Lanarkshire county regiment, the Cameronians, who were disbanded on this spot on 14 May 1968, within a mile from where they were raised on 14 May 1689.

A curious episode in British press coverage of the Cameronians before their disbandment cast a shadow over their reputation by conferring on them the undeserved nickname "poisoned dwarfs". LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 24 March, 2015   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 10 June, 2015
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Historic sites and artefacts  Public buildings and spaces 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 8406 3176 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:33.9407N 3:50.4016W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 8407 3176
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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