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Dornoch Cathedral weathercock
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Dornoch Cathedral weathercock

Black & white photograph of the spire of Dornoch Cathedral showing the weathercock which had blown down and fallen into the top of the clock.
Picture added on 24 April 2008
Comments:
To retrieve the part stuck in the clock we had to bore a hole through the wood and slate some distance above then climb inside tower insert a length of rope tie it to the damaged part and then with a lot of man power we hauled the very heavy part out of the clock and lowered it to the ground the weather cock itself fell to the ground leaving a deep imprint in the grass.

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Added by Alan Banks on 30 August 2013
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