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Representation of Tam O’Shanter at Burns birthplace.

This evening, I am reporting on the birthplace of Robert Burns, Scotland’s National Poet, an 18th century thatched cottage which is located in the village of Alloway, about forty miles S.W. of Glasgow near Ayr.

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Auld Kirk, Alloway, Ayrshire

This evening, I am posting information on the ruined Auld Kirk (‘old church’) at Alloway, Ayrshire, Scotland. This small ruin has achieved great fame and status as a visitor attraction due to connection with Scotland’s national poet, Robert Burns who was born a short distance away.

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Blog Post June 16th 2017

Tour Group at Burns Cottage, Alloway

Today, we focused on two important sites in Ayrshire: Sites associated with poet, Robert Burns at Alloway and Culzean Castle.

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