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Scotland Magazine Issue 60

Scotland Magazine Issue 60

Scotland Magazine Issue 60

In this issue - Neidpath Castle - Aberdeen & The Grampians - 24 hours in Inverness and much more...

Published December 2011

A Traveller's Delight
The allure of travelling through Scotland

December 2011, Issue 60, page 7

Setting Stone
Roddy Martine visits St Mary's Cathedral Workshop

December 2011, Issue 60, page 9

Enter Your Photos
Time to get snapping as the search is on again for our best photographs of Scotland

December 2011, Issue 60, page 10

Neidpath Castle - The Border Sentinel
Charles Douglas visits the elegant tower house watching over the Tweed

December 2011, Issue 60, page 12

State and Nationhood
James Irvine Robertson looks at the Act of Settlement 1701

December 2011, Issue 60, page 16

Winter Wonderland
Ben Nevis climbs to 4409 feet and is, by around 115 feet, the highest point in Britain (Ben MacDui in the Cairngorms is the second). It is surrounded by some of Scotland's finest mountains, including ...

December 2011, Issue 60, page 18

Aberdeen & The Grampians
The City of Aberdeen is mentioned in early Norse chronicles. Snorro's Heimskringla, which was written around 1153, records how Eysteinn, a Norwegian prince, was driven towards the end of a brutal Scan...

December 2011, Issue 60, page 20

10 Best Attractions
Keith Fergus gives us 10 of the best places to go and see.

December 2011, Issue 60, page 30

Capital Ideas
Charles Douglas takes us round this noble Highland city.

December 2011, Issue 60, page 34

Steaming into History
John Hannavy revisits Scotland's Loch Steamers.

December 2011, Issue 60, page 40

Championship Dreams
We report from the recent Glenfiddich Piping And Fiddle Championships.

December 2011, Issue 60, page 44

The Kelpie's Curse
Annie Harrower Gray looks into the legend of the kelpie of St. Vigeans.

December 2011, Issue 60, page 48

Ghostly Lions and Pictish Sacrifices
Sally Toms heads further round the coast of Scotland.

December 2011, Issue 60, page 52

History and Husbandry
John Hannavy recreates a 1772 journey.

December 2011, Issue 60, page 56

A Well Kept Secret
We discover how new life is being breathed into a historic landmark.

December 2011, Issue 60, page 60

Winter Party Food
Sue Lawrence gives us some recipes to keep your guests happy.

December 2011, Issue 60, page 62

Do Not Forget
We look at the history of Scotland's great surnames.

December 2011, Issue 60, page 68

James Clerk Maxwell (1831-1879)
Of Saturn's rings and the distribution of speeds.

December 2011, Issue 60, page 69

The Clan Rose
James Irvine Robertson looks at one of Scotland's great families.

December 2011, Issue 60, page 71

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