2005

NS6369 : Wallace's Monument

taken 19 years ago, near to Robroyston, Glasgow, Scotland

This is 1 of 2 images, with title Wallace's Monument in this square
Wallace's Monument
Wallace's Monument
The granite Celtic cross was erected by public subscription in 1900. It marks the site of the house where, according to legend, the Scottish patriot William Wallace was betrayed and captured in August 1305. Wallace was sent to the Tower of London, where he was hung, drawn and quartered.

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Category: Monument > Monument
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Wallace's Monument [9] · William Wallace [6] · Tower of London [2] Other Photos: · The Wallace Memorial, Elderslie Title Clusters: · Wallace's Monument [2] ·
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NS6369, 30 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Chris Upson   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 25 September, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 25 September, 2005
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 633 693 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:53.8412N 4:11.2651W
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Image classification(about): Geograph (First for NS6369) · First in 5 Years (TPoint) (about)
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