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The end of roads ...

Garry Bridge on the Isle of Lewis was completed in 1921.  It is 15 feet wide with a three feet pavement on each side.  It has a span of 100 feet and a height of fifty with nine arches, the main one having four smaller arches each side.   71 more words


A Pile of Peat, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides

While sorting through some more photos, I found this one and thought you might like to see what peat looks like, after yesterday post, about the Blackhouse.   141 more words


Dark & Smoky, No 42 Arnol Blackhouse, Isle of Lewis, Scotland

Can you smell the smoking peat….. because that was all you could smell when I visited No 42 Arnol Blackhouse on the Isle of Harris, The Outer Hebrides in 2014.   398 more words


A Holiday Home with a Difference, Isle of Harris

On the Isle of Lewis there is a wonderful place you can stay ‘ Gearrannan Blackhouse Village’ at Carloway.  The village was abandon in the early 70’s when the last villagers left to live in nearby council houses.   145 more words



Die Anlagen von Callanish (gäl. Calanais, beides aus Altnordisch Kalas ness, so viel wie Kalas Halbinsel/Landvorsprung) sind insgesamt die größte heute bekannte Steinformation der Megalithkultur auf den britischen Inseln. 106 more words


Stay and Play

Stay and Play Day

The children and parents and carers really enjoyed our recent Stay and Play Day in Lewis room. They all spent a great morning and afternoon learning about numbers and counting. 114 more words

Isle Of Lewis

New beginnings

Welcome to my blog. I am a photographer and digital artist living on the Isle of Lewis, Scotland. I have lived here for the past 13 yrs and despite a great deal in my life going badly wrong I love where I live and am fighting to stay here. 281 more words