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Stained glass in South Transept

Stained glass in South Transept.

This evening, I am posting information on the historic parish church of St. Michael’s in Linlithgow, Scotland.

Linlithgow is an ancient town situated about twenty miles due west of Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland. The key visitor attraction is Linlithgow Palace the entrance to which sits adjacent to St. Michael’s.

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Entrance Arch at Linlithgow Palace, Scotland

Entrance Arch at Linlithgow Palace, Scotland

This evening, I am reporting on my visit  this morning to Linlithgow Palace which is located about twenty miles east of the city of Edinburgh in the east of Scotland.

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Huntingtower Castle, Perth, Scotland

This evening, I am posting information on Huntingtower, an intriguing castle near Perth in central Scotland.

Key features are:

  • Comprised of two,formerly detached, substantial tower houses made to look like a single mansion in the late 17th century. The close proximity of the two tower houses built at roughly the same time is very unusual. Reason may be connected with division of lands between two sons of Sir William Ruthven in 1480.

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