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South Inch Park, Perth, Scotland

My blog tonight reports on today’s visit to the City of Perth (pop 45,000 ) in central Scotland.

Perth sits on the banks of the River Tay (Scotland’s longest river system) and has a history dating back to the 10th century. Perth was made a Royal Burgh in the 12th century and in 1201 a Merchant Guild was established. Of the buildings from the medieval period only St John’s Kirk survives.

Read more on Visit Perth, Scotland…



Peacock at Scone Palace.

This evening, I am posting information on Scone Palace, a 19th century mansion built on a site indelibly linked with concept of a Scottish state since the 9th century.

Read more on Visit Scone Palace…



Detail from the Dupplin Cross (in St Serf's Church).

Detail from the Dupplin Cross (in St Serf’s Church).

This evening, I am posting information on the historic village of Dunning which lies close to the A9 Highway and fourteen miles south-west of Perth.

Read more on Visit Dunning, Scotland…