History & Heritage

 
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The Devils Porridge

Annan, Southern Scotland

Well the name alone will surely intrigue you? During the First World War there was a shortage of shells, so in 1916 work began to build a new factory, which is named as H M Factory Gretna. Gretna and...

The Tomb of the Eagles

Highlands

In the 1950's a man by the name of Ronnie Simison made a very interesting discovery in a Chamber Cairn high above the South Ronaldsay Cliffs. He found bones and artefacts going back 5000 years and...

Leadhills and Wanlockhead Railway

Southern Scotland

1498 feet above sea level is Britain's highest narrow gauge railways and the location is Leadhills in Lanarkshire, Scotland.  The Leadhills and Wanlockhead Railway is kept running through the...

John Paul Jones Museum

Dumfries, Southern Scotland

You could be forgiven when hearing the name John Paul Jones, you think of the bassist from Led Zeppelin, but this John Paul Jones caused a lot more mischief than any rock band musician ever could.

 
 
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