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Glenfinnan is a popular tourist destination known for (a) the Glenfinnan Viaduct ( aka Harry Potter Bridge), landing place of Bonnie Prince Charlie in 1745 and regular crossings of the viaduct by the Jacobite Express (aka Harry Potter Train). The Viaduct is the world’s first such structure built of concrete.



This evening, I am posting an update on my blog post from June 18th 2017.

As will be noted from bullet point five in the narrative below, there was speculation that the headless corpse in the crypt of Wardlaw Mausoleum near Inverness was the remains of the 11th Lord Lovat, aka the ‘Old Fox’ who was executed for treason in 1747. This is of great interest to ‘Outlander’ fans because the clan chief is the grandfather of the fictional Jamie Fraser.

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William the Cat inside Rosslyn Chapel.

Tonight, my blog has a feline theme as manifested in William the Cat who has taken up semi-permanent residence at Rosslyn Chapel, one of Scotland’s top visitor attractions, near Edinburgh.

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