scotland, England & Wales - 2006

These are (some of too many) photographs we took as we toured around the United Kingdom in May and June of 2006. They are on this page in approximate reverse chronological order. You can best view these pictures through the series of slide shows (visual travelogs) from the links below.

North Wales Yorkshire and northern England Scottish mainland Inner Hebrides Outer Hebrides

If you want a copy of any of our photos, let us know. Click on a thumbnail below to bring up an enlarged picture.



John Knox house, Edinburgh

Sottish parliament complex in Edinburgh, aerial view

Scottish parliament building

Chamber in the Scottish parliament

Palace of Holyrood House in Edinburgh
 

The Royal Mile, Edinburgh

Greyfriars Bobby, Edinburgh

Edinburgh castle from Princes Street

Edinburgh castle, visitor entrance

Scott monument, Edinburgh

St. Giles cathedral, Edinburgh

The church at Little Dunkeld, Perthshire

Glamis castle, Perthshire

Famous Meikleour beech hedge, Perthshire

Linlithgow palace

Forth and Clyde canal

Falkirk wheel, world's only rotating boat lift

Seawall at Crail, Fife

Beach at St Cyrus, east coast

Johnsborough harbour, east coast

House in Johnsborough

River Tay at Dunkeld, Perthshire

Dunkeld Cathedral

Golf courses at St. Andrews, Fife

Royal and Ancient clubhouse, St. Andrews

McIntosh Hall, St. Andrews University

St. Rule tower and monastery remains, St. Andrews

Town of St. Andrews

Village of Crail, Fife

Hills of Glencoe

Pass of Glencoe

Rannoch moor

River Tay from Kinoul Hill, Perth

Birnam Day Center, Perth

Beach at St. Andrews, Fife

Ferry arriving at Loch Maddy

Loch Maddy village

Eileen Donan castle on a clear day

View from the Road to the Isles

Pap of Glencoe

Glencoe view

Main street, Castlebay, Barra

Barra machair, daisy and buttercup carpet

Barra airport on the beach

Cemetary at Cille Barr

Barra beach

Cille Barra church, Compton McKenzies grave is here

South Uist hills

Otter crossing

Eriskay view

Ferry from Eriskay to Barra

Eriskay ferry dock

Kismuil castle, Isle of Barra

Peat cuts, Benbecula

Tide's out, Benbecula

Benbecula house

Tide's still out, Benbecula

Benbecula view

Beautiful beach, South Uist

South Harris view

South Harris beach with yellow sand

Ferry from South Harris to Berneray

White sand beach, North Uist

More N. Uist beach

Little blackhouse, N. Uist

Croft with sheep in front yard, Isle of Lewis

Landscape blanketed with peat, North Lewis

Tiulamen lighthouse, Lewis

Fulmars nesting among thrift, Butt of Lewis

St. Moluag's church, Lewis

Butt of Lews beach

Broch (fortified dwelling) at Carloway, Lewis

Blackhouse village at An Greannann, Isle of Lewis

Peat being cut and dried, Isle of Lewis

Gorgeous beach at Uig, Isle of Lewis

Crofting village, Butt of Lewis

Old croft behind new house in crofting village, Lewis

West Harris beach, Outer Hebrides

Green sea, beach on Outer Hebrides (west)


The machair (sea meadow), Outer Hebrides


Peat cuts, Harris

Lunar landscape, Harris

Standing stones at Calanais, Isle of Lewis

Ferry at Tarbert, Lewis & Harris

Scalpay village, Outer Hebrides

East Harris coast

Harris road with passing place, 6/06

View from Avalon B&B, Tarbert

Who has right 0f way?

Highland cow

Kevin with day-old chicks, Garybuie, Skye

Black Cuillins, Skye

Beach trash, Ardmore Bay, Skye
The Mount School, York
175th anniversary, May

Uig pier, Isle of Skye

Skye from mainland

Rest-and-be thankful

Red Cuillin, Skye

The Quiraing, Skye

Christine with Lambkin, Garybuie, Skye

Inverary village

Crinan Canal's final sea lock to the Atlantic

Glen Garry

Caledonian Canal

Eileen Donan castle

Town of Uig, Skey

Skye coast

Duart castle

Dunollie castle

Lismore lighthouse

Northwards up Loch Linnhe

Ben Cruachan above Wee Ganavan

The Clyde

Iona beach

Main street, Iona

Ferry for Treshnish Islands

Tricky anchorage, Sound of Seil

Bridge over Atlantic to Island of Seil

Easdale street, Island of Seil

Boat on Kerrerra beach

South end of Kerrerra

Gylen castle, Kerrerra

Iona Abbey (founded 562 AD)

Candle for Laurie, Iona

Nunnery at Iona

Kirk in Kilmacolm.

Askham Priory

Gravestone at Askham Priory

Oban Bay

Sound of Kerrerra from Oban

Kerrerra ferry

High Howe, where Pat's grandfather was born on the edge of the Lake District

Hadrian's Wall

Typical town in Yorkshire dales.

Blue bells.

Hilltop Farm Cottage, Kilmacolm.


Memorial tree, Kilmacolm


One of many steep hill notices.

River in the Yorkshire moors.

Farm on Yorkshire moors.

Micklegate Bar, York.

Monkey puzzle tree, Carlisle.

Village of Hutton-le-Hole

St. Gregory's Minster (with Saxon Cross)

The Shambles, York.

Remains of Roman Road.

Remains of Roman camp.

Robin Hood's Bay

Riveaulx Abbey

View from Yorkshire moors

City walls, York.

York Minster.

Whitby, Yorkshire.

Ullswater, the Lake District.

Gardens at Temple Newsham, Leeds.

Dry stone walls, Yorkshire.

Corner Cottage, Cropton, Yorkshire.

Town in the Dales.

Village of Grosmont, Yorkshire.

Thomas, the steam engine. Grosmont.

Whitby Abbey

Rain coming, field near Tywyn, Wales

Aberdovey, N. Wales

Aera Force waterfall, Lake District.

Caedmon Cross, Whitby

Foot of the Caedmon Cross

Rabbit warren, Yorkshire moors.

Byway in North Wales

Above Barmouth, N. Wales

Cadair Idris, Wales

The Braich Goch Slate Quarry, N. Wales

Pub in Abergynolwyn, Wales

Working slate quarry, N. Wales
           


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