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Highland Cows in Glen Fruin, Scotland

This evening, I am posting information on Glen Fruin. This valley runs east-west between Loch Lomond and Gare Loch in the West of Scotland. The Fruin Water (river) runs through the Glen.

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View of Dumbarton from Dumbarton Castle

This morning, we departed our lodgings in Balloch, Loch Lomond and drove south for about 15 minutes to Dumbarton where we visited the castle. Dumbarton Castle has a long history dating back to the first millennia when it was the power centre of the Kingdom of Strathclyde, subsequently a medieval fortification and then a gun battery in the early 19th century. Despite persistent rain we visited all aspects of the site which offered good views of the Firth of Clyde and Dumbarton. The castle site is home to a wide range of flora and bird life.

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Ruthven Barracks, Kingussie, Scotland.

This evening, I am posting information on Ruthven Barracks, a ruined British Army ‘Redcoat’ fort which is located near Kingussie in the Scottish Highlands, about forty-three miles south of Inverness. Key facts as follows:

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