NS4760 : Concert Glen

taken 2 months ago, near to Glenburn, Renfrewshire, Great Britain

Concert Glen
Concert Glen
The Concert Glen, in Glen Park, is now so overgrown that a view over it, rather than through it, best reveals its form. It is named on OS maps from 1895 onwards. It is not so called on the first-edition map (1860), because the first of the annual Tannahill Concerts that were held here, and which would give the glen its name, took place in 1876.

The funds raised by these concerts would allow a statue (NS4864 : Tannahill) to be erected to the memory of the poet Robert Tannahill (see NS4763 : Robert Tannahill's Cottage for biographical details, and Link for related pictures).
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Date Taken
Saturday, 13 July, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 25 July, 2019
Geographical Context
Park and Public Gardens  Woodland, Forest 
Person (from Tags)
Robert Tannahill 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4762 6051 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:48.8243N 4:26.0000W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4764 6050
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Gleniffer Braes Country Park 

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