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Browsing Posts published in February, 2013

Cille Bhara, Barra, Scotland

This evening, I am posting information on the historic religious site of Cille Bhara on the island of Barra off the West of Scotland. This may translate from Gaelic as ‘Church of St. Barr’s Island’.

Read more on Visit Cille Bhara, Visit Outer Hebrides…

Balmoral Castle, Scottish Highlands

This evening, I am posting information on Balmoral Castle, a popular visitor attraction situated about 50 miles/80 km west of Aberdeen in the Scottish Highlands. Other popular visitor sites in the area include the small town of Braemar, Braemar Castle, Crathie Kirk and Royal Lochnagar Distillery.

Read more on Visit Balmoral Castle, Visit Scotland…

David Dale Burial Place, Glasgow, Scotland

This morning I met with an author who has written a book on the New Lanark World Heritage site  in Scotland and who wished to visit the burial place of the site’s founder, David Dale. By chance I had found the site last year in context of my separate GlasgowAncestry blog and was happy to direct the lady to the location in Glasgow’s Ramshorn Church Burial Ground.

Read more on Connect with David Dale, Connect with New Lanark World Heritage Site…