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Glenfinnan Monument at Loch Shiel, Scotland.

This evening, I am posting information on the Glenfinnan Monument which is located at the head of Loch Shiel, seventeen miles west of Fort William on the A830 in the Scottish Highlands.

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Glenfinnan Viaduct.

This evening, I am focusing on the Glenfinnan Viaduct which forms part of the West Highland Railway line between Fort William and Mallaig.This line was constructed between 1897 and 1901, with the actual Viaduct constructed 1897-98.

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Jacobite Express Steam Engine at Mallaig

This morning, we departed our lodgings in Fort William in the Scottish Highlands and drove to the local Railway Station where guest joined the 10.15 am Jacobite Steam Train departure for Mallaig which duly arrived 12.25pm. This is ranked as one of the world’s top train rides passing, as it does, through majestic Highlands scenery and over the famous Glenfinnan Viaduct aka ‘Harry Potter Bridge’.

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