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Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

This evening, I am focusing on Ailsa Craig, an ancient volcanic plug which sits in the Firth of Clyde (S.W.Scotland) about nine miles west of the town of Girvan on the Ayrshire coast.

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Isle of Skye Pipe Band at Portree.

This evening, I am posting information on the Isle of Skye is one of Scotland’s top visitor sites offering a wide range of stunning views, history, castles, wildlife and activities. This island forms part of the Inner Hebrides and is located off the N.W. coast of Scotland.

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Rannoch Moor with surrounding mountains in winter

This evening, I am posting information on Rannoch Moor in the Scottish Highlands.

A moor is a word used in Britain to describe a relatively high elevation of landform which is usually inherently wet and/or otherwise unsuitable for agriculture or settlement.

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