NS5335 : Gallow Law Cairn, south of Newmilns

taken 1 year ago, near to Sornhill, East Ayrshire, Great Britain

Gallow Law Cairn, south of Newmilns
Gallow Law Cairn, south of Newmilns
In November 1926, local miners erected this cairn as a memorial to James Smith of Threepwood, who died for civil and religious liberty in Mauchline Prison in 1684. There is an extensive view at this point over a large area of Ayrshire.
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NS5335, 5 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 22 August, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 22 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Primary Subject of Photo
Cairn 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 5314 3538 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:35.3905N 4:19.9108W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 5316 3537
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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