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Lochcarron Tartans

Lochcarron Tartans, Selkirk

This evening, my focus on one of Scotland’s premier tartan manufacturers, name Lochcarron which is based in the Scottish Borders town of Selkirk, a historic ccentre for textile manaufacture with a tangible legacy of former mill buildings still in evidence.

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Dalhousie Castle, Bonnyrigg

Dalhousie Castle, Bonnyrigg, Scotland

This morning, our tour styarted with first call at Dalhousie Castle which is connected with Clan Ramsay. Here we had some refreshments and explored the sumptuous building which is now a high end hotel.

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Robert the Bruce Statue

Robert the Bruce Statue, Stirling

This evening, I am focusing one of Scotland’s key historical figures, namely King Robert the Bruce. The ‘Bruce’ was an instrumental figure in securing Scotland’s independence from England during medieval times and his legacy and ‘presence’ is encountered in course of various tours ranging from the Borders to Stirling. Here is a summary the life of Robert the Bruce:

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