NS5964 : Ben and Sarah Parsonage Gate

taken 2 years ago, near to Glasgow, Great Britain

Ben and Sarah Parsonage Gate
Ben and Sarah Parsonage Gate
The 'gate' is the northern end of St Andrew's suspension bridge - see NS5964 : St Andrew's Suspension Bridge for context. It is dedicated to an officer of the Glasgow Humane Society for lifelong dedication to rescuing people from the river.
Glasgow Humane Society

Founded in 1790, Glasgow Humane Society is the world's oldest practical life-saving society. The society is based in the Officer's House on Glasgow Green, with a nearby boathouse and landing stage on the north bank of the River Clyde.

In addition to many other services, the society (which is a registered charity) Provides safety cover for the people who use the river for sporting and recreational purposes. This includes 14 rowing clubs, canoeists and The Rutherglen Cruising Club who make daily use of the River, plus commuters, members of the public and tourists who visit along the river bank and walkway.

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Date Taken
Friday, 28 June, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 7 February, 2020
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 5998 6404 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:50.9505N 4:14.2849W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 5998 6403
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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