By David Squires
"Anyone who has walked or climbed in Scotland will ultimately encounter a view indicator - one of many discs or plates which determine surrounding positive aspects within the panorama. this is often the 1st full-length paintings dedicated to those units. because the first indicator seemed in 1890 at girls' Rock in Stirling, greater than 340 were put in at viewpoints round Scotland - on hilltops, coastal websites, historic structures, parks, golfing classes and lay-bys. they vary from the Mull of Galloway to Shetland, and from sea point to the country's maximum mountains. 349 perspectives of Scotland is a entire and interesting directory of those signs, delivering information regarding their actual description, fashion designer, date and a few of the trusts, teams, councils, and so forth. that outfitted them. Thirty-two maps express the place the symptoms can be found and there are over a hundred thirty photos, a few of which date again a long time, delivering a desirable historic element to the publication. during his examine, the writer has visited all of the websites at the list"-- Read more...
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The peak identified as Big Garvoun 741m is Tom an Reisg 482m. The Big Garvoun is not visible. Countryside Commission for Scotland, Nineteenth Report, 1986, p. 54 49 Aberfeldy Loch Tummel Beinn A’Ghlo 1068 A924 Ben Avon 1171 N A93 A93 Braemar Morrone Hill Ben Macdhui Cairngorm 1245 B A F E Strathdon I Loch Muick Ballater A926 Kirriemuir The Cromlins 3 A9 H R Keith Juniper Knockie Knockie Aboyne 80 A9 Alford A932 A937 A92 A934 A935 A90 Ellon A948 Dyce A92 A9 0 Westhill Cummings Park Drum Castle A944 Banchory A93 Fyvie New Deer New Pitsligo Inverurie Bennachie Mither Tap Kintore Kemnay Brimmond Hill Bennachie Oxen Craig A9 20 Old Rayne Pennan Culsh Monument Macduff Turriff Banff Finzean Community E Woods I R S H K I N C A R D I N Glen Tanar Dinnet Tarland Slack of Tillylodge 4 A94 A96 A9 7 Leith Hall A95 Suie Hill Gartly Huntly A920 Burn Burn o’ o’ Vat Vat Craigendarroch Craigendarroch Cock Bridge 939 FA S Lochnagar 5 A9 Dufftown Craigellachie 9 A93 Loch Rannoch A9 A9 Aviemore A938 Grantownon-Spey A939 A941 A97 57 A9 Ericht A889 A9 INVERNESS A96 A840 Rafford A96 Cullen 47 1146 Ben lder Loch A9 a uly Fortrose A832 Burghead ABERDEENSHIRE Cromarty A9 A86 A82 Be m y 41 47 ndoe Dam ervoir A833 A862 A862 C ro t ar A9 A9 Firth 8 Loch Glass A9 81 A Fraserburgh Stonehaven 0 0 ABERDEEN Bridge of Don 10 miles Stirling Hill 10 km Collieston Cransdale Balmedie Peterhead Boddam Cruden Bay Stirling Hill A950 Mintlaw Drinnie's 90 Wood Observatory Strichen A9 A90 A9 A9 A90 A9 75 7 A94 A952 Aberdeenshire Drinnie’s Wood Observatory NJ 973 498 Four framed paper charts, one for each point of the compass.
2006. There was previously a pill box at the site. Record for Bin of Cullen on Trigpointinguk Ben Rinnes NJ 255 354 Metal disc mounted on top of an Ordnance Survey triangulation pillar. Erected by the Directors of the Whisky Festival of Speyside, and unveiled on Sunday, 3 May 2009 in the presence of around thirty whisky enthusiasts. uk). Carn Daimh NJ 181 249 Metal disc on a stone cairn. Designed by the artist John Cannavan and erected by the Crown Estate in 1990; renewed 1997/98 and 2011. The disc photographed by Richard Webb carried a labelled outline of the hills on the horizon; the most recent version simply gives directions for the surrounding features.
16 25 349 Views of Scotland The Scorrybreac view indicator near Portree. Photo taken 20/09/2013. Dun Beag Broch NG 337 384 Metal plate on a stone plinth. 1988. The peak identified as Beinn Bhreac is something else, probably Preshal Beg. Beinn Bhreac is not visible. Countryside Commission for Scotland, Twenty First Annual Report, 1988, p. 61 Personal communication, Janet Munslow of Inverness Sligachan NG 485 298 Metal plate on a stone plinth. 2000. It will be found a few yards from Sligachan Hotel.