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Clydesdale Horse, Pollok House

This morning, I collected guests at Glasgow Airport at 7.00 am and then embarked on a trip as follows:

First to Pollok Park and Pollok House. Here we saw Highland Cows, Clydesdale Horses, a grand mansion form 18th century and colourful gardens.

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St Vincent Street Church, Glasgow, Scotland

St Vincent Street Church, Glasgow, Scotland

This afternoon, I took advantage of unexpected opportunity to visit the interior of the St Vincent Street Church (Glasgow City Free Church) in Glasgow, Scotland.

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Glasgow Necropolis, Scotland

Glasgow Necropolis, Scotland

This evening, I escorted a Scandinavian tour group around Glasgow Necropolis.

This is one of the world’s great burial grounds.

The Necropolis is located close to Glasgow’s 13th century Cathedral. As a burial ground it had its genesis in the 1830s when Glasgow was expanding at a fast rate as a function of the Industrial Revolution.Unhealthy and unsanitary conditions led to a high death rate with which the existing burial grounds were unable to cope.

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