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Photographs from Scotland:
Perthshire, Angus and Fife

March 2006


"Blairgowrie" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.
Blairgowrie, Perthshire – bridge over the River Ericht

"Martyr's Monogram - St. Andrews" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

Martyr's Monogram, St. Andrews – the cobbled 'PH' of Patrick Hamilton, burned at the stake for heresy on this spot in 1527. Among St. Andrews students it's considered to be very bad luck to trod upon this mark. Hamilton's ghostly visage is said to be burned into the nearby wall, and the smell of burning flesh is occasionally evident.


"Butts Wynd - St. Andrews" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

Butts Wynd, St. Andrews – the most unintentionally hilarious name in all of Britain. Wynd is actually a Scots word for alley, but that's still pretty funny.


"East Gable - St. Andrews" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

East Gable, St. Andrews – sole remaining tower from the eastern wall of the ruined cathedral


"St. Rule's Tower - St. Andrews" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

St. Rule's Tower – also called the Square Tower, built in 1127 to house the relics of St. Andrew, from which the burgh derives its name. A Greek monk, St. Rule (a.k.a., Regulus) is said to have brought the relics to Scotland in 390 C.E.


"View from St. Rule's Tower - St. Andrews" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

View from St. Rule's Tower – overlooking St. Andrews


"View from St. Rule's Tower - St. Andrews" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

"View from St. Rule's Tower - St. Andrews" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

"West Gable St. Andrew's Cathedral" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

West Gable, St. Andrews Cathedral


"St. Rule's Tower - St. Andrews" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

"St. Andrews Sarcophagus" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

St. Andrews Sarcophagus – usually described as "the finest example of Pictish carving" this sarcophagus held the remains of a Pictish king. The carving is a hunting scene depicting the biblical King David.


"St. Andrews Castle" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

St. Andrews Castle – viewed from the harbor. Originally built to protect the bishop, the castle fell into disrepair after the Reformation. It's present state is due to the local townsfolk having plundered the castle for building material.


"Cnoc Liath" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

Cnoc Liath, Finegand Estate, Glenshee – our home for two weeks in "the Glen of the Fairies"
[17th century manuscript map of the area]


"View from Cnoc Liath" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

View from Cnoc Liath – looking across the glen to Creag na Bruaich and Cairn Derig


"Finegand Sheep" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

Finegand sheep


"Finegand Sheep" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

"Cnoc Liath in Snow" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

"Glenericht" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

Glenericht


"Sheep Crossing - Glenericht" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

Sheep Crossing (Glenericht)


"Glen Ericht" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

"Glen Ericht" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

"Bridge of Cally Road (A93 near Hill of Drimmie)" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

Bridge of Cally Road (A93 near Hill of Drimmie)


"Hill of Drimmie" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

"Hill of Drimmie" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

"Angus" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

Looking over Angus from Cat Law

"Loch Tummel from Queen's View" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

Loch Tummel from Queen's View — looking northwest toward Schiehallion, "Fairy Hill of the Caledonians"

"Snowstorm over Schehalion - Loch Tummel " is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

Snowstorm over Schiehallion — Loch Tummel – the snow in the west rapidly advancing over the distant mountains and down the glen

"War Memorial - Blairgowrie" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

War Memorial, Blairgowrie

"Shee Water" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.

Shee Water

"Sunset Over Cnoc Liath" is copyright  2006 by James G. Mundie. All rights reserved.  Reproduction prohibited.



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