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This morning, we departed our lodgings in Fort William and drove west, stopping first at Glenfinnan where we just caught a glimpse of the Jacobite Express Steam Train crossing the Glenfinnan Viaduct. At Glenfinnan we stopped to admire the views including Loch Schiel and the Glenfinnan Monument. It was at Glenfinnan that Bonnie Prince Charlie landed in 1745 in his ultimately doomed attempt to win the thrones of England and Scotland by force.

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Piper at Urquhart Castle, Scotland

This morning, we departed our lodgings in Broadford, Skye and proceeded as follows:

  • Across the Skye Bridge to Kyle of Lochalsh where we stopped for shopping and photographed a ship being loaded with locally cut timber.

Loading timber at Kyle of Lochalsh, Scotland

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This morning, we departed our lodgings at Mallaig on Scottish mainland and caught the 9.30 am ferry to Armadale, Isle of Skye. Upon arrival we proceeded as follows:

 

Skye Ferry

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