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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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Quiraing, Isle of Skye

Today was characterised by persistent rain in the morning which progressively changed to a dry but overcast afternoon.

We departed our lodging sin Fort William and drove towards Mallaig stopping at Glenfinnan with intention ofm seeing the sights there. Unfortunately, the visibility was too poor for photographs and image below of the viaduct is from writer’s archive.

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Black Cuillin Mountains from Sligachan, Skye, Scotland

This morning, we departed from our base in Fort William for Isle of Skye, a trip which had been delayed by 24 hours due to impact of adverse weather on the ferry crossing.

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