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Spring Garden at Oban, Scotland

Today was characterised by much improved weather with temperatures up and little rain.

We departed our lodgings in Oban and then drove up to McCaig’s Tower for a high elevation view over Oban Harbour with views of Mull in the distance.

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Clay Dabbin House, Burgh-by-Sands, England

This evening, I am focusing on an unusual building style which traces back to the Viking era, about 1100 years ago.

The example illustrated above can be found at Burgh-by-Sands in Cumbria, N.W. England.

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Colquhoun Coat of Arms, Rosdhu

This evening, I am posting information on Clan Colquhoun which is based on lands in and near Luss on the western bank of Loch Lomond, about 31 miles north of Glasgow.

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