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... Dryburgh Abbey. Along with Melrose, Jedburgh, and Kelso, it makes up one of the 'four abbeys' on the well known four abbeys route in the Borders Region of Scotland. With Dryburgh, we have now seen all four of them.
At Jedburgh, we saw a 900 year old yew tree--which actually is just a baby compared to the 5,000 year old yew tree in Fortingall, under which it is said Pontius Pilate (yes, that Pontius Pilate) played as a child when it ...
... with Dark Forces, which might help him return home.
Other than that, I saw how close the castle is to the particularly beautiful 'Hermitage Water,' and to the chapel and the Cout of Kielder's grave. I learned that the Cout's grave is immediately outside the old kirkyard, and that the 'chapel' is really a stone wall outlining where it once stood.
And so, with no further ado, pictures.
... that enjoy good times with their family and friends. We finished our meal and this completed our first day in Scotland, before we took off on the long winding road back to our cottage again. In the dark it took longer to get home and when we arrived at the cottage, we basically dropped in bed and slept very tight in the wonderful calm peace and darkness of the wilderness. Good night Scotland, the next adventures are waiting for us tomorrow.
... We did make a few purchases one being a skean duh -this is a traditional knife worn in the sock of a highlander when they wear a kilt. A replica with blunt edges and mainly for decorative appeal these days.
We continued our way up the main street browsing and making small purchases as we went. We had some hot chips from a real old style fish and chip shop and they were the best i have had since leaving Scotland 31 years ago. There is nothing like them and I don't know ...
... ve been able to say hiya and good bye to James who stayed with us for a Mental week and a half, Iain, an old Rocpool Hotel mate, from Edinburgh, we've also said a Big Happy 30th to Patto, who along with the lovely Tash and Patto's ************* also stayed with us for a long weekend during the Royal Wedding - and last but not least we've had a great time having Kate stay with us for about a month now, which we'll say a big huggie good luck ...