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Esatwood Ramblers, Scotland

This evening, I am reporting on today’s hike by Eastwood Ramblers. This entailed a six-mile route encompassing, country scenery, historic village, a medieval castle, woodlands, sheep, ducks, Highland Cow, Fallow Deer and more.

Read more on Hike Fenwick to Kilmarnock, Hike Scotland…

Millar & Lang Building, Pollokshields

This morning, I visited, by appointment, offices which occupy interior of the former Millar and Lang building which dates from 1902.

To the casual visitor there are few indications from the exterior of what appears to be a nondescript building situated in a mixed area although a careful examination will result in a few clues as manifested by carvings and a statue. However, on gaining access to the interior a visitor is presented with a visual feast of richly embellished and imaginatively designed stained glass complemented by elaborate and exotic carvings of dragons. The stained glass images mainly comprise nautical scenes.

Read more on Visit Art Nouveau Decoration, Visit Glasgow…

Medieval Graveslabs at Kilmartin Church, West of Scotland

This evening, I am focusing on the collection of medieval graveslabs at Kilmartin Church, one of the finest such collections in  Western Scotland.

Read more on Visit Kilmartin Medieval Graveslabs, Visit Kilmartin Glen…