Pencil Monument

The Pencil monument is situated by Pencil Beach near to Largs Marina.

Built in 1912, to commemorate the Battle of Largs 1263, when the Scots defeated King Haco of Norway’s troops on the shore at Largs, after the 160 long ships got caught in a storm.

Largs is very famous for its Viking connections and if you want to find out more try the Viking Experience interactive exhibition at Vikingar.

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Place Category: See & Do

Pencil Monument 7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 9.7℃ to 13.4℃ with wind speed 3.6 m/sec (ENE)
Wednesday, Jun 07partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 9.1℃ to 10.1℃ with wind speed 5 m/sec (ENE)
Thursday, Jun 08partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 8.6℃ to 10℃ with wind speed 6.7 m/sec (ENE)
Friday, Jun 09partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 9.5℃ to 10.4℃ with wind speed 7.7 m/sec (ENE)
Saturday, Jun 10cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 9.5℃ to 10.5℃ with wind speed 6.8 m/sec (ENE)
Sunday, Jun 11rain
Expect a temp in the range 13.4℃ to 13.9℃ with wind speed 6.2 m/sec (ENE)
Monday, Jun 12partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 15℃ to 16.2℃ with wind speed 1.5 m/sec (SE)

Largs weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

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