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Scotland Magazine Issue 51

Scotland Magazine Issue 51

Scotland Magazine Issue 51

In this issue - Argyll - Loch Lomond - Stirling and the Trossachs - 10 Best Summer Walks - How tweed is made and much more...

Published June 2010

On the road again
Summer is coming and so is a Victorian inspired challenge.

June 2010, Issue 51, page 3

Seven degrees
One unexpected consequence of my having written a history of my ancestors in East Lothian, the rich coastal pastureland of south-east Scotland, is that I have recently been approached to provide my DN...

June 2010, Issue 51, page 7

In the news
The long way up Loch Lomond is to get a new lethaviathan when she finally arrives avter her mommoth journey. The Silver Dolphin has spent much of the summer travelling from the river Thames in London...

June 2010, Issue 51, page 8

Get into focus
The Scotland Magazine Photo Challenge is the new annual photographic competition, leading to publication of the winning photographs in the October issue each year and a selection of short-listed image...

June 2010, Issue 51, page 10

On the Fringe
We highlight some of the acts appearing at the upcoming Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

June 2010, Issue 51, page 12

Strategic value
Charles Douglas visits Fyvie Castle in Aberdeenshire.

June 2010, Issue 51, page 14

A history in stone
John Hannavy explores more of the rich heritage passed down to us by our ancestors.

June 2010, Issue 51, page 18

A dual life
Ian Evans meets John Murray, also known as the Duke of Atholl.

June 2010, Issue 51, page 21

Underground secret souls
Annie Harrower Gray gets a shiver down her spine at a Cold War site.

June 2010, Issue 51, page 26

A most glorious area
Charles Douglas explores Argyll, Loch Lomond, Stirling and the Trossachs.

June 2010, Issue 51, page 31

Big game attraction
James Irvine Robertson charts the history of hunting in Scotland.

June 2010, Issue 51, page 38

David Hume
The enlightened philosopher.

June 2010, Issue 51, page 41

Blessed are the cheese makers
Sue Lawrence explores the great tasty world of Scottish cheese.

June 2010, Issue 51, page 42

24 hours in Stirling
Charles Douglas takes us round the essentials of this medieval city.

June 2010, Issue 51, page 46

10 Best Summer Walks
Cir Mhor and Caisteal Abhail Arran's mountains are among my favourites and to ascend Cir Mhor and Caisteal Abhail from Glen Rosa is almost as good as it gets where hill-walking is concerned. From the ...

June 2010, Issue 51, page 52

Perfectly wonderful
Gavin D. Smith looks at the fortunes of Perth.

June 2010, Issue 51, page 56

Silver darlings
Gilly Pickup goes in search of Wine Drinkers* and Glasgow Magistrates*.

June 2010, Issue 51, page 60

Breanish Tweed - a status symbol
Melissa Volpi visits the Outer Hebrides, on the west coast of Scotland, to witness the legacy of Lady Dunmore's fashion breakthrough in 1846.

June 2010, Issue 51, page 62

Campbell of Breadalbane
James Irvine Robertson looks at another of Scotland's great families.

June 2010, Issue 51, page 69

The Big Wee Island
David McVey visits Inchcailloch near the southern end of Loch Lomond for a blooming good sight.

June 2010, Issue 51, page 70

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

June 2010, Issue 51, page 74

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