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Fishing Beat on River Tay, Dalguise, Scotland

This evening, I am posting a portfolio of images with theme of sport fishing in Scotland.

Scotland offers a wide range of fishing opportunities via an extensive range of lochs (lakes), rivers, lakes (fisheries) and sea angling.

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Abbotsford House, Melrose, Scotland.

This evening, I am focusing on Abbotsford House, a major visitor attraction on the south bank of the River Tweed near Melrose in the Scottish Borders. Location is about one hour south of Edinburgh.

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Gilnockie Tower, Scottish Borders.

This afternoon, I am focusing on Gilnockie Tower in the Scottish Borders region. This is the only survivor from around 60-80 stone or wooden towers of similar design in the region of Eskdale, Ewesdale and Liddesdale. The Tower dates from the 16th century and is situated on the west bank of the River Esk. The Tower is privately owned but is cared for by Armstrong Clan Association due to the historic connections with that Clan.

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