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The mere, Ellesmere, Shropshire


in the county of Shropshire

Bolton Town Hall seen through cherry blossom, Spring 2003.


in the county of Lancashire

Bournemouth, Dorset


a Seaside Town in the county of Dorset

Pictures of Strathblane

in the county of Stirlingshire

About Strathblane

Strathblane nestles beneath the beautiful Campsie Hills amidst some of Scotland's loveliest scenery. From the town there is access to the West Highland Way which passes along the shores of Loch Lomond. A short distance away visitors can take advantage of the famous "Queens View" overlooking the Kilpatrick Hills and the Firth of Clyde.

The town is ideally placed to use as a rural base for visiting bustling Glasgow, city of culture, shops, and graceful architecture, or for calling on the fine city of Stirling, and for exploring the wonderful countryside of Scotland's first National Park dominated by the waters of picturesque Loch Lomond around which there is a wealth of wildlife habitation amongst its streams and woods.

Activities in the area include shopping, walking, golf, photography, boating, fishing and exploring castles.

Tranquillity is the keynote of this pleasant area, and for anyone wishing to tarry, enjoy its beautiful hills beneath vast open skies there is a good choice of friendly hospitable accommodation. This ranges from luxurious hotels, one the Kirkhouse Inn dates from 1601, to pleasant homes offering bed and breakfast.

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The Squinty Bridge and the Clyde Arc

Glasgow (148 Pictures) a Historic City in the county of Lanarkshire

(8.6 miles, 13.9 km, direction S of Strathblane)


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Nearby attractions..

Loup of Fintry

Loup of Fintry (1 Pictures)

(8.2 miles, 13.2 km, direction NE)


Dumbarton Castle

Dumbarton Castle (10 Pictures)

(10.5 miles, 16.9 km, direction W)


Stirling Castle, Stirling, Scotland

Stirling Castle (61 Pictures)

(16.8 miles, 27.1 km, direction NE)

The daunting fortress of Stirling, guarding the lowest crossing point at the River Forth, occupies a high and narrow ridge of.....

Doune Castle, Doune, Scotland

Doune Castle (27 Pictures)

(17.3 miles, 27.8 km, direction NE)

Doune Castle is one of Scotland's premier medieval buildings. It was built in the 14th century by Robert Stuart, Ist Duke of.....

The National Wallace Monument near Stirling, Stirlingshire

The National Wallace Monument (23 Pictures)

(18.5 miles, 29.8 km, direction NE)


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