2019

NO5603 : Blue plaque, Dreel Tavern

taken 5 years ago, near to Anstruther Wester, Fife, Scotland

Blue plaque, Dreel Tavern
Blue plaque, Dreel Tavern
The plaque, on the wall of the Dreel Tavern [Link], was presented by the Anstruther Improvements Association. It reads:

JAMES V 1513-1542 TRAVELLED
INCOGNITIO THROUGH FIFE AS THE
'GIUD MAN O'BALLENGIECH', COMING
TO THE DREEL BURN AND FEARFUL OF
WETTING HIS HOSE, HE WAS CARRIED
ACROSS AT THIS POINT BY A STOUT
GABERLUNZIE WOMAN WHO WAS
REWARDED WITH THE KINGS PURSE.
PRESENTED BY THE A.I.A. 1972

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Geographical Context: Historic sites and artefacts Primary Subject: Plaque other tags: Blue Plaque Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Dreel Burn [70] · Wall of Anstruther [67] · Blue Plaque [19] · Dreel Tavern [13] ·
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NO5603, 788 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Richard Sutcliffe   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 17 March, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 23 March, 2019
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 5635 0350 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:13.3231N 2:42.3298W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 5635 0350
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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