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Landscape view of Machrie Moor, Isle of Arran, Scotland

This evening, I am posting information on the Machrie Moor prehistoric site on the Isle of Arran in S.W. Scotland. This is  one of the most important such sites in Western Europe.

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Tour Group at Isle of Arran Distillery

Today’s weather was characterised by sunshine and showers.

We commenced the day with a drive north from Brodick to Lochranza, lasting about thirty minutes. We arrived in time for the 11.00 am guided tour of Isle of Arran Distillery which was founded by the late Harold Currie in 1995 and is now in a strong growth phase with output rising to 1.2m litres pa with a new distillery under construction in Lagg in the south of Arran.

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Twelve Apostles Stone Circle, Dumfries, Scotland.

This evening, I am posting information on a large prehistoric stone circle near Dumfries, Scotland, about eighty miles S.W.of Edinburgh.

Actual location is just north of Dumfries near Holywood and accessed via the B 729.

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