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This morning, we departed our lodgings in Birnam and embarked on a tour of central Scotland as follows:

First to Amulree and then along narrow, single track roads through the remote Glen Quaich area with views of the rugged landscape heavily populated with sheep and covered in heather. The route took us past Taymouth Castle which is an impressive early 19th century edifice which once hosted Queen Victoria.

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This morning, we departed our Dunkeld lodgings and, with benefit of fine weather, progressed as follows:

First, via Dalguise, Grandtully and Aberfeldy to Croft Moraig  prehistoric stone circle, one of the best such examples on mainland Scotland and which dates back about 5000 years.

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Earl this morning I drove up fro Glasgow to Dunkeld in Perthshire, central Scotland. This is one of my favourite spots. At this time of the year the trees are magnificent as the leaves change from shades of green to a whole range of browns, golds, russets and other variations. Unfortunately, the weather today was appalling with heavy rain in both morning and evening. However, I did manage to secure a few decent shots of the trees and scenery in transition to winter. These were taken near a small village called Dalguise which is known for its generous endowment of trees of all shapes, sizes and types.

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