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This morning, we departed our lodgings in Oban and drove south for about 45 minutes to our first stop at Kilmartin Glen, an important prehistoric linear cemetery dating from around 3500 BC to 1500 BC. Due to time constraints we restricted our visit to two sites: Temple Wood Stone Circles and Dunchraigaig Cairn. At the former our arrival coincided with a tour group performing a private ceremony in context of a tour of sacred sites.

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Arnish Lighthouse, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides

This evening, I am providing information on the principal visitor sites on the Isle of Lewis (Eilean Leodhais) which is part of a chain of islands off Scotland’s N.W. coast known as the Outer Hebrides.

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Callanish I, Isle of Lewis, Scotland

This evening, I am reporting on one of Scotland’s top ranking prehistoric stone circles, namely Callanish I on the Isle of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides.

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