NG8119 : Bernera Barracks, Glenelg

taken 1 year ago, near to Glenelg, Highland, Great Britain

Bernera Barracks, Glenelg.
Bernera Barracks, Glenelg.
Built between 1715 and 1723 to subdue the local population after the 1715 Jacobite rebellion.The barracks are of similar construction to Ruthven Barracks near Kingussie.Unfortunately they have been allowed to fall into a dangerous state of disrepair and are fenced off to protect the public from falling masonry. History here :- LinkExternal link...
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NG8119, 64 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Sunday, 13 October, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 24 November, 2019
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Heath, Scrub  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 8153 1970 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:12.9468N 5:37.1897W
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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