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Pencil Monument

The Coig - The Shiel

Built in 1912 to commemorate the Viking Battle of Largs 1263, when Scottish forces defeated the King of Norway, the Pencil Monument is one of Largs' most iconic attractions. Take a walk along the promenade and you'll find the monument towering 70ft tall at the southern end, where you can also enjoy beautiful views across the Firth of Clyde and Largs Marina.

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