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Ruthven Barracks, Kingussie, Scotland.

This evening, I am posting information on Ruthven Barracks, a ruined British Army ‘Redcoat’ fort which is located near Kingussie in the Scottish Highlands, about forty-three miles south of Inverness. Key facts as follows:

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Friendly Red Deer at King House Hotel, Glencoe

This evening, we are in Arisaig, a small coastal village on the West of Scotland with sea views across the Sound of Arisaig and the isle of Eigg. Legend has it the real Long John Silver lived and worked in this area before becoming a fictional character created by R.L. Stevenson.

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Reenactment at Doune Castle, Scotland.

This evening, I am focusing on Doune Castle in central Scotland.

The name Doune means hill or mound, sometimes a fortress or castle, which is clearly apposite in this case although the name would long pre-date the castle as seen today.

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