2016

NJ7212 : Castle Fraser: view from the south-west

taken 8 years ago, near to Craigearn, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

Castle Fraser: view from the south-west
Castle Fraser: view from the south-west
The magnificent A-listed castle (LinkExternal link ) largely built between around 1575 and 1636. The whole structure was harled (rendered) until the 1950s, when some of the plaster was removed to show the stone construction.

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Geographical Context: Historic sites and artefacts Housing, Dwellings Style: Renaissance Period: Late 16th Century Building Material: Granite other tags: Corner Turret Dormer Windows Round Tower Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Articles: · Images shortlisted for POTY, 2016 Automatic Clusters: · Magnificent [2] ·
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NJ7212, 53 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Bill Harrison   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 26 June, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 28 June, 2016
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 7226 1256 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:12.1784N 2:27.6462W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 7223 1252
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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