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Entrance Arch at Jedburgh Abbey, Scotland.

This evening, I am focusing on the charming, historic town of Jedburgh in the Scottish Borders, about fifty miles south of Edinburgh. This town conveniently sits on the main route linking England and  Scotland and hence attracts many visitors.

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Robert the Bruce statue at Bannockburn Heritage Centre

This afternoon I visited the Heritage Centre near Stirling in central Scotland which commemorates the famous battle between the forces of Robert I (Scotland) and Edward II (England) which took places over June 23rd. and 24th., 1314.

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Castle Forework with Great Hall

This evening, I am focusing on Stirling Castle which sits atop a long-dormant dormant volcano and dominates the local landscape.

Stirling Castle and natural defences.

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