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Inside Doocot at Dirleton Castle, Scotland.

This evening, I am providing information on a type of quirky building which can be found on the Scottish landscape, particularly in the east of Scotland.

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Pollok House, Glasgow, Scotland.

This evening, I am posting information on Pollok House in Glasgow, Scotland. This building is a Palladian mansion built for John Maxwell. It was begun in 1747 by William Adam and finished under the direction of his son, John. Pollok House is situated above the White Cart Water (river) in the 458-hectare grounds of the Pollok Estate. Moreover, Pollok Park extends to 146 hectares.

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Edinburgh New Town, Scotland with Firth of Forth in distance.

This evening, I am posting information on the New Town section of Edinburgh, Scotland’s capital city.

The New Town  is famous for its elegant, ‘Georgian’ style of architecture.

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