NX3640 : Gavin Maxwell Memorial, near Port William

taken 1 year ago, near to Monreith, Dumfries And Galloway, Great Britain

Gavin Maxwell Memorial, near Port William
Gavin Maxwell Memorial, near Port William
Gavin Maxwell 1914-1969) was an author and naturalist raised in the small village of Elrig, near Port William. Maxwell's book 'Ring of Bright Water' describes how, in 1956, he brought a smooth-coated otter back from Iraq and raised it in Scotland. Hence the subject of the memorial.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 20 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 21 July, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Primary Subject of Photo
Memorial 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 3645 4012 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:43.7630N 4:32.4831W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NX 3647 4011
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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