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Browsing Posts in Culloden

Today, we drove from Plockton to Inverness in the Scottish Highlands visiting Eilean Donan Castle, Castle Urquhart, Loch Ness, Inverness, Culloden Battlefield and Clava Cairns.



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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Glenfinnan Monument at Loch Shiel, Scotland.

This evening, I am posting information on the Glenfinnan Monument which is located at the head of Loch Shiel, seventeen miles west of Fort William on the A830 in the Scottish Highlands.

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