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Traquair House, Innerleithen, Scotland.

This evening, I am posting information on Traquair House in the village of Innerleithen in turn in the Scottish Borders. The House is located about thirty miles south of Edinburgh.

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Mary, Queen of Scots reenactment at Traquair House

This morning, we departed our lodgings in Glasgow and drove S.W. towards the Jedburgh region in the Scottish Borders, a trip which too about two hours. On the latter section of the drive we encountered classic Borders landscape as manifested in rolling hills, narrow roads, omnipresent sheep, rivers and streams and seasonal colours (gorse).

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Landscape view of Twelve Apostles prehistoric site, Dumfries.

This evening, I am posting information on one of Scotland’s 150 (approx.) prehistoric stone circles. This is known as the Twelve Apostles which is located two and a half miles N.W. of Dumfries in the Scottish Borders region, about 77 miles south of Glasgow.

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