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Stained Glass window at Holm Cultram Abbey

This evening, I am posting information on Holm Cultram Abbey in the village of Abbey Town, North Cumbria. Abbey Town is  close to the Solway Coast, S.W. of Carlisle in N.W. England.

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Galashiels, Scottish Borders

 This evening, I am posting information on the town of Galashiels which located about 1 hour south of Edinburgh in the Scottish Borders region.

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 This morning, we departed our lodgings in South Queensferry and drove south for a few miles to Roslin where we called in at Rosslyn Chapel. Here we arrived in time for the 10.00 am talk by a specialist guide who provided extensive information on the history of the famous 15th century chapel and its concentration of high quality stone carvings. The Chapel has achieved fame in recent years due, principally, to it’s featuring in the Da Vinci Code.

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