NG8635 : Ruins of Strome Castle

taken 12 years ago, near to Stromemore, Highland, Great Britain

Ruins of Strome Castle
Ruins of Strome Castle
It is said that while under siege, the women in the castle, while refilling
the water casks in the dark, made the mistake of pouring water into the gunpowder.
This compelled the defenders to surrender, and the Castle was then destroyed.
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Date Taken
Friday, 19 October, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 19 November, 2007
Category
Ruins > Ruins   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 862 354 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:21.5251N 5:33.3536W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 862 354
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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