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Up early and catch the bus into the city, then trek up to Edinburgh castle, Very impressive which is just as well as it was a bloody hard slog up the hill to get there!! We do a half hour tour with a castle guide which give you the history overview and showed you where things were, We then spent a couple of hours wandering and exploring the castle, visiting the crown jewels and different parts of the castle, We make our way back ...
... to catch it. That finally led me to a stagecoach that had a route through on Kings Street. I then had to determine where to get dropped of at, on that street. Originally google told me 207 Kings Street which was far to early. Then I told the driver I need to get off near the football stadium,, and he then drove another block or so forward.
I walked down the street to look for the flat, and asked a young lady if she knew where it was. And she said ...
Slain's Castle was originally the home of the Hay family. The 9th Hay Earl of Erroll built Slains Castle after James VI destroyed Old Slains at Cruden Bay (6 miles away), after the Hays participated in the rebellion of 1594. The Hays remained in the castle for generations before selling up in 1916. The fell into disrepair in the first quarter of the 20th century, and the roof was removed in 1925 to avoid ...
... peak district which usually entailed a very early start and an expose walk in a biting wind to a remote hide from where a small Lek could be seen about half a mile away. Sadly it is thought that all of the birds have now gone from this site and I haven't seen a Black Grouse for years. Julie has never seen one at all.
So at 07:00 and before the hotel had even started to serve breakfast we were in the car and heading west up the Dee valley to a Lek site that we were ...
In 1651 Cromwell was trying to get him mitts on the Scottish Crown Jewels which at the time were holed up in Dunnottar Castle just north of Kinneff where we are now.
Somehow, and nobody is sure exactly how, the vicar of Kinneff and his wife managed to smuggle the jewels out of the beseiged castle and stashed them under the floor of the parish church. For the next nine years they proceeded to dig them up in the dead of night every three months ...
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