NO4630 : Broughty Castle and the Firth of Tay

taken 1 year ago, near to Broughty Ferry, Dundee, Great Britain

Broughty Castle and the Firth of Tay
Broughty Castle and the Firth of Tay
The castle was built by the 2nd Lord Gray, on a charter from James IV, the castle was completed around 1495. It was captured by the English in 1547, and reclaimed by the Scots two and a half years later. The castle fell back into English hands in 1651. The castle was further altered in response to the German threat in the two world wars.
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NO4630, 239 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 26 June, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 4 December, 2018
Geographical Context
Coastal  Historic sites and artefacts  Defence, Military  Estuary, Marine 
Primary Subject of Photo
Castle 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 464 303 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:27.7558N 2:52.2173W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 451 293
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Firth of Tay  Castle 

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