NT3533 : The Cheese Well Spring, Minch Moor

taken 1 year ago, 3 km from Traquair, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

The Cheese Well Spring, Minch Moor
The Cheese Well Spring, Minch Moor
A nearby information board states:
"The Cheese Well is a shrine at which, in accordance with old custom, offerings were made to the fairies of the hills". This custom is still being observed on the flat stone in the middle distance NT3533 : "Offerings to the fairies of the hills" at the Cheese Well
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 19 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 23 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Uplands  Religious sites  Moorland 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 357 335 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:35.4521N 3:1.3067W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 3575 3357
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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Southern Upland Way  Cross Borders Drove Road 

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