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Castle Stuart Club House

 This evening, I am posting information on Castle Stuart Golf Links. This is a relatively new course falling in the Championships Links category. Notwithstanding relative youth, Castle Stuart has hosted the Scottish Open for three consecutive years: 2011, 2012 and 2013.

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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 Inverness lodgings and proceeded as follows:

  • First to Culloden Battlefield and Visitor Centre, about 15 minutes from Inverness. At this site was fought the last battle on British soil where, in 1746, a Hanoverian, British army defeated a Jacobite army of Highlanders led by ‘Bonnie’ Prince Charlie. The battle was an overwhelming victory for the British. The Jacobites suffered high casualties the bodies of which are buried on site in mass graves delineated by respective clan names. The Visitor Centre provides excellent information on pre and post battle events and the battle itself.

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