RUADHS LOTHIANS SCOTTISH HISTORY TRAIL

educational history scottish

MY TRIP TO THE WESTERN OUTER ISLES O SCOTLAND THE OUTER ISLE O SCOTLAND ARE A SITE TO BEHOLD IN THE NEW SITE YOU WILL SEE THE PHOTOS O THE     MOTOR HOME IN WHICH WAS OUR HOME FOR 5 DAYS AS WE TRAVEL ALONG OVER THE WATER TO SKYE ,AND THE FERRIE TO HARRIS AND YOU WILL SEE THE  LADY O THE ISLES WATCHING OVER THE ISLES TO PROTECT THEM AND THE THACHED COTTAGES WHICH WAS THE NORM FOR BUILDING ON THE ISLES AND THE MAINLAND IN LITTLE SETTLEMENT OR ON THERE OWN AND NOW IT IS COMING BACK FOR YOU CAN SEE THEM BEING RESTORED AND THE STANDING STONES O LEWIS AN AMAZING SITE TO SEE FEEL AND   TOUCH ALL THE WORSHIP THAT WENT ON THERE          THOUSANDS O YEARS AGO AND THE GRAVE O THE KNIGHT WAS ONE O MY ANCESTORS AND FLORA MACDONALD GRAVE IT WAS SHE THAT SAVED BONNIE PRINCE CHARLIE AFTER CULLODEN AND ST MOLAGS KIRK HE CAME TO THE ISLES THE SAME TIME AS ST COLOMBA FROM IONA  AND THE MOUNTIANS AND AND THE SEA AND THE BEACHES .

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 SCOTLAND AND ALABA AND THE OUTER WESTERN ISLES .       THE BEGINING O THE CHILDREN O THE MIST AND THE PEOPLE O THE SEA CAME HERE TO SETTLE FOR ALL WAS HERE FOR THEM GREAT MOUNTIANS AND GLENS AND LOCHS A PLENTY FOR THEM TO FISH AND SEA LIFE ALL THEY NEEDED WAS HERE WILD BOARS AND FOWL AND THE EAGLES FLEW SO HIGH IN THE SKY AND ALL TYPES O BERRIES THEY DID HAVE AND AND SEALS IN THE WATER O WHAT A SITE TO BEHOLD A FOOD BASKET MADE FOR THE CELTIC GODS AND THIS PLEASED THEM SO MUCH .                            THEN THE PEOPLE CAME AFTER THE ICE AGE HAD GONE AND FOUND A NEW LAND O PLENTY WAITING     ON THEM THE HUNTER GATHERS WHO LIVED IN CAVES CAME AND SETTLED THIS WAS THE STONE AGE THERE TOOLS WERE MADE O STONE AND FLINTS THEY DID USE TO HUNT AND SKIN THERE PREY AND SURVIDED IN THIS COLD CLIMATE WITH ANIMAIL SKINS

                               

THE IRON AGE A NEW DAWN HAS COME METAL TOOLS AND WOODEN LONG HOUSES AND ROUND HOUSES AND FARMING STARTED AS THEY SETTLED DOWN TO STAY IN THIS LAND O PLENTY.                                  BURIAL GROUNDS AND STANDING STONE OLDER THAN THE PRYMIDS ARE STILL HERE WERE THE DRUIDS DID THERE WORSHIP AND RITES IN THE OLD CELTIC WAYS THE ROMAN BRITS ANGLES SAXONS ENGLISH ALL DEFEATED AND GONE FROM OUR LAND THE PICTS AND THE SCOTS AND THE NORSE JOINED      TOGETHER TO FORGE A NATION ALBA SCOTLAND             AND WE FIGHT WITH THE SWORD NO MORE BUT PEN  AND WE CHILDREN O THE MIST ARE STILL HERE.

THE WESTERN OUTER ISLES O SCOTLAND LEWIS HARRIS BENBECULA AND SKYE SEE HOW THEY LIVE AND THE LANDSCAPES TRUE SCOTS ISLES AT THERE BEST

HIGHLAND GATHERING

                    

 WARRIORS FOUGHT TO KEEP THE LAND LIKE THIS SO WE CAN ALL ENJOY IT NOW AT PEACE AND WANDER THE LAND O FREEDOM AS YOU WISH NEXT   PHOTO MACDONALD CLAN CREST.

                                

 OUR GREAT MOUNTIANS O THE GLENS

HERE IS OUR SCOTLAND ON THE MAP

                   

title ABERCORN KIRK 6C AD IS MY FAVORITE CHURCH

 MYSELF 20 YEARS AGO AT NIDDRY CASTLE

                                 

AWARD FOR 6 YEARS WORK RESTORING CASTLE AND ARCHEOLOGICAL EXCAVATIONS IAM BTECHdip.FSAscot  BUILDING TECHNOGIST AND PROJECT MANAGER AND HISTORIAN THIS WAS MY CAREER          NOW RETIRED AND SITE DIRECTOR FOR MANY YEARS

WALLACE CREST

                                           

ST ANDREWS CROSS FLYING HIGH

F THE TREATY O ARBOATH SCOTLAND

REID CLAN CHIEF

                                                                                             

KENNEDY CLAN