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Clan Boyd Flag at Dean Castle, Scotland.

Clan Boyd Flag at Dean Castle, Scotland.

This morning, we collected group from central Glasgow and embarked on a Clan Boyd themed tour of Ayrshire featuring the following sites:

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Craignaught Hill, East Ayrshire, Scotland

Craignaught Hill, East Ayrshire, Scotland

This evening I am posting information on today’s ‘reconnaissance trip’ in preparation for upcoming ancestry tour.

Today, with aid of a helpful local person, we located Craignaught Hill near the village of Dunlop in East Ayrshire, about 25 miles S.W. of Glasgow, Scotland.

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Hiiking South Ayrshire, Scotland

Hiiking South Ayrshire, Scotland

This evening, I am reporting on yesterday’s small group hike in South Ayrshire, Scotland.

The group covered a 5 mile/9.00 km route through rolling countryside between Maybole and Dunure. This area is famous for Culzean Castle and Turnberry Golf Course. Location is about 45 miles south of Glasgow, close to the Firth of Clyde.

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