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Stranraer Castle Square
Scotland

During the summer of 2010 and winter 2010 / 2011 the area around St John's castle in Stranraer was re-developed. In February 2011 the development work was completed. The night that this panoramic photograph was taken was the first night that the new castle lights had lit the side of the castle.

Copyright: David Rowley
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 13884x6942
Uploaded: 22/02/2011
Actualizat: 12/06/2014
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Tags: stranraer; castle; green; night; wigtownshire; dumfries; galloway; square
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