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Greenbank House, South elevation.

This evening, I am focusing on Greenbank House, a heritage property located near Clarkston to the south of Glasgow, west of Scotland, and best known for its garden which remains very close to its original 18th century style and shape. Although the house is not open to the public on a regular basis the garden is and the surrounding area is popular with dog walkers. A brief history of the house is as follows:

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Mallard Duck with Ducklings

This evening, I am posting information on an interesting aquatic scene at Rouken Glen Park this morning. The Boating Pond provides a home for a wide range of water birds, principally ducks and swans.

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Daffodil-Arctic Gold

This evening, I am posting images of colourful Spring flowers taken at Greenbank Garden, Glasgow, Scotland. This garden has changed little since it was established in the 17th century. The property is owned by Scotland’s National Trust with the garden open to the public throughout the year, thus there is always something to appreciate.

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