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Halflins and Hecklers

The word Halflin is not as you might be forgiven for thinking, an abbreviated version of Halfling aka a synonym for hobbit courtesy of JRR Tolkien. 284 more words

History

20.09.2004 – Day 9: Elcho Castle

Elcho Castle

Das Gelände, auf dem sich Elcho Castle befindet, ist relativ weitläufig.
Bei der Burg handelt sich um ein sehr gut erhaltenes Gebäude, das im Jahr 1570 von der Familie Wemyss errichtet wurde. 165 more words

River Tay

On  Broughty Ferry Beach

Beneath the Castle

beachcombers heckle fibres

of river, a warp and weft

of green, ochre and a touch of red.

Who would have thought old stones… 115 more words

On the Newport-on-Tay War Memorial

Dawn drawn guns shot Peter Black

for running from the Somme it seems,

life lost in a day far away from the Tay,

his first cradle. 88 more words

Kinnoull Hill

If you’re from Scotland, then there’s a chance that you’ve probably drove the A90 between Dundee and Perth and maybe you’ve noticed, or maybe you haven’t, but right before you go cross the Friarton Bridge over the River Tay heading southbound, Kinnoull Hill is on your right with it’s tower sat atop right on the edge. 116 more words

Travel

Visiting Perthshire, Scotland - Part 3 (Dunkeld & Birnam)

The third & currently final part of the Visiting Perthshire series takes us to the twin villages of Dunkel & Birnam. It’s a fantastic day trip with the fall colours in full view. 389 more words

Travel

On Broughty Ferry Beach

Beneath the Castle

beachcombers heckle fibres

of river, a warp and weft

of green, ochre and a touch of red.

Who would have thought old stones… 115 more words