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Scotland Magazine Issue 49

Scotland Magazine Issue 49

Scotland Magazine Issue 49

In this issue - 10 Best Lochs - Edinburgh Castle - Events Calendar - Magic of the Moor - Painting - Aberdeen and Grampian and much more...

Published February 2010

A world of sound
Rob Allanson and the joys of nature in winter.

February 2010, Issue 49, page 3

Aussie inventor
Although an increasingly multi-cultural society, this is an important year for Australia's Scottish community in that it is two hundred years since a Scotsman, Lachlan Macquarrie, was appointed Govern...

February 2010, Issue 49, page 7

Coodham raised from the ruins
Behind the ornate and opulent façade of Coodham House in Ayrshire lies a story largely unknown but one that is close to the hearts of millions of people around the globe. Here Captain James Ogilvy F...

February 2010, Issue 49, page 8

Scotland News
In brief... The Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust (HWDT) and PhD student Andy Foote have together been studying the small population of killer whales that inhabit the waters off the west coast of Sc...

February 2010, Issue 49, page 9

Scotland Events
National Museums Scotland 2010 History's at the heart of 2010 with an exciting line up of new exhibitions at Scotland's five National Museums. The Lewis Chessmen, the 200th anniversary of the completi...

February 2010, Issue 49, page 12

The Castle on the Hill
Charles Douglas visits Edinburgh Castle.

February 2010, Issue 49, page 14

A land of outstanding beauty
The Scottish Landscape is an ever changing canvas, John Hannavy investigates.

February 2010, Issue 49, page 18

Painting the nation
Amanda Brock looks at 10 of the best artists who paint Scotland and its population.

February 2010, Issue 49, page 22

A towering tale
Annie Harrower-Gray gets on the trail of The Wizard of Balwearie.

February 2010, Issue 49, page 26

Aberdeen & Grampian – the land of castles
We take a trip through this north east corner of Scotland.

February 2010, Issue 49, page 31

The Highland Host
James Irvine Robertson looks at a nasty period in rebellion suppression.

February 2010, Issue 49, page 38

John Muir
Scotland's saviour of the Sierra.

February 2010, Issue 49, page 41

How to Curl
In the latest in our series Dominic Roskrow looks at the ancient Scottish sport of curling.

February 2010, Issue 49, page 42

The pies have it
Sue Lawrence looks at the wonderful world of championship pies.

February 2010, Issue 49, page 46

Magic of the Moor
David McVey heads out onto one of the nation's last great empty spaces.

February 2010, Issue 49, page 50

10 Best Lochs
Keith Fergus takes us on a tour of some excellent watery walks.

February 2010, Issue 49, page 54

A bit of originality
The Editor heads to the one that started it all, the original Malmaison in Edinburgh.

February 2010, Issue 49, page 58

A year awaits
We preview some of the must see and go to events in the Scottish calendar.

February 2010, Issue 49, page 60

The Clan Donald
James Irvine Robertson looks at another of Scotland's great families.

February 2010, Issue 49, page 66

Frying tonight
James Carron meets the man who brought chips to Scotland.

February 2010, Issue 49, page 68

Scotland Magazine loves...
Each issue we bring you some of the finest products handmade in Scotland.

February 2010, Issue 49, page 74

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