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Tutored Whisky Tasting at Tullibardine Distillery, Scotland.

This morning we departed our lodgings in Stirling and drove about one mile to Stirling Bridge which dates from the 16th century and which acts as proxy for the wooden bridge over the River Forth which was at the centre of a battle in 1297 between the English and Scots where latter prevailed under generalship of William Wallace.

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Fortingall scene, Perthshire, Scotland.

This evening, I am posting images and information on the pretty village of Fortingall which is situated in Perthshire, central Scotland, about 52 miles north of Stirling. Key facts and information:

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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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