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Fishing, River Spey
Fishing, River Spey, Scotland
 
This evening, I am focusing on fishing for sport in Scotland. This mainly takes place on major salmon and trout rivers such as the Tay, Tweed and Spey. However, there are multiple other possibilities including numerous lochs (lakes), smaller rivers, such as the Garry, Tummel and Esk, and the sea. The fishing season runs approximately from February to October each year. Above and below is a small portfolio of fishing related images which I have accumulated in course of tours around Scotland.
 
Above is a fisherman on the Spey in the Scottish Highlands whilst immediately below is a fishing scene from the River Kelvin in the city of Glasgow.
 
 

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People's Palace, Glasgow Green

People's Palace, Glasgow Green, Scotland

 
This evening, I am posting summary information on a selection of Glasgow’s leading visitor attractions.
 
Image at top shows the People’s Palace on Glasgow Green. Primarily covers a museum covering social history of this historic area close to the River Clyde and within walking distance of central Glasgow.
 
Image below shows Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, located in the West end of Glasgow. One of the top such establishments in Europe.
 

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Sailing on Firth of Clyde, Scotland

 This evening, I am focusing on the Firth of Clyde, S.W.Scotland. Firth is a Scottish word meaning bay or estuary which in this case means the broadening stretch of water where the River Clyde enters the sea. This area has a long history dating back to Roman times, has numerous castles dotted along the edges, was at the forefront of the Iindustrial Revolution but today is perhaps best known for activities such as sailing and as a cruise ship destination (Greenock). A summary of some of the more important places and sites is as follows:

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