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Adam Fireplace, Glasgow Trades Hall, Scotland

This evening, I am posting information on the architectural heritage of the Adam family in the West of Scotland.

William Adam ( 1689-1748) was the leading Scottish architect of his time with a prodigious work output. Adam was multi-talented with skills in stone masonry plus business acumen. He was known to act as contactor as well as architect on certain schemes.

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Rhododendron at Pollok House

This morning I collected guests on arrival at Glasgow International Airport and proceeded as follows:

  • To Pollok Park to visit Iron-Age Ring Ditch.

Read more on Tour Glasgow & Argyll, Tour Scotland…

Inveraray Castle, Argyll

Inveraray Castle, Argyll, Scotland

This morning, we departed our lodgings at Inveraray, Argyll and then drove for a few minutes to nearby Inveraray Castle, home of the Duke of Argyll who is also Chief of Clan Campbell. This is a superb 18th century, Adam designed mansion which replaced an earlier medieval castle. Here we visited the castle interior and gardens.

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