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Oban Harbour OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

This morning, we departed our Oban lodgings and drove south along the A816 to our first stop at the historic village of Kilmartin. Kilmartin stands at the head of a glen (valley) which is home to an internationally significant prehistoric and early Christian sites and monuments.

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Kilmartin Glen from Church

Kilmartin Glen from Church

This morning, we departed our lodgings in Oban and drove south for one hour south to Kilmartin Glen,a prehistoric site comprising a valley with a number of burial cairns, stone circles and ‘rock art’. One structure may have been an early lunar observatory.The monuments are believed to date from between 3000 BC and 1500 BC.

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Inveraray Castle, Scotland

This evening, I am posting information on Inveraray Castle, a popular visitor attraction in the West of Scotland. The Castle is located close to the planned village of Inveraray on the northern bank of Loch Fyne, about 65 miles (104 km) N.W. of Glasgow.

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