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Jogle part1

  1. 1. John o’ GroatstoLand’s EndChallenge Walk<br />May 13th 2010 – July 5th2010<br />Part 1<br />
  2. 2. Phil Midge Tess Brian Mark<br />
  3. 3. 1,388 miles to go . . . <br /> Phil Midge Tess Brian Mark<br />
  4. 4. 1,764 miles to go . . . <br />Duncansby Head<br />
  5. 5. 1,764 miles to go . . . <br />Duncansby Head<br />The most north-easterly tip of Great Britain<br />
  6. 6. Stacks of Duncansby<br />
  7. 7. Bay of Sannick<br />
  8. 8.
  9. 9. Flow country, Sutherland<br />
  10. 10. Midge<br /> Stuart Brian Tess<br />
  11. 11.
  12. 12.
  13. 13.
  14. 14. River Halladale<br />
  15. 15. Gearnsary Bothy<br />
  16. 16.
  17. 17. Loch Choire<br />
  18. 18.
  19. 19.
  20. 20.
  21. 21. Falls of Shin<br />
  22. 22. Carbisdale Youth Hostel<br />
  23. 23. Deannich Lodge<br />
  24. 24.
  25. 25.
  26. 26.
  27. 27.
  28. 28. Strath Rannoch<br />
  29. 29. Croick churchyard<br />
  30. 30. In May 1845, 22 evicted families spent a week sheltering under blankets in this churchyard. They refused to desecrate the Church by sheltering inside . . .<br />
  31. 31. In May 1845, 22 evicted families spent a week sheltering under blankets in this churchyard. They refused to desecrate the Church by sheltering inside . . .<br />They were only a few of the tens of thousands displaced during the Highland clearances. <br />
  32. 32.
  33. 33. Their deserted crofts remain . . .<br />Gleann Mor<br />
  34. 34.
  35. 35. Rogie Falls<br />
  36. 36. Black Water,<br />Ross and Cromarty<br />
  37. 37.
  38. 38. Glen Ord distillery<br />
  39. 39. Glen Ord distillery<br />The first of three distillery visits . . .<br />
  40. 40.
  41. 41. Beauly Abbey<br />
  42. 42. Built in 13th century, and often<br />visited by Mary, Queen of Scots<br /> Beauly Abbey<br />
  43. 43.
  44. 44. Loch Ness<br />
  45. 45. Replica Bronze Age hut<br />at Aberchalder<br />
  46. 46. Great Glen Way,<br />first of six National Trails <br />
  47. 47.
  48. 48. Urquhart Castle<br />
  49. 49. Captured by Edward 1 in 1296,<br />but later retaken by Robert the Bruce<br />Urquhart Castle<br />
  50. 50.
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  52. 52. Southern end of Loch Ness<br />
  53. 53. Fort Augustus<br />
  54. 54.
  55. 55. The Caledonian Canal<br />
  56. 56. The Caledonian Canal<br />Designed in 1803, to give the Royal Navy safe passage from Napoleonic warships.<br />
  57. 57. The Caledonian Canal<br />Designed in 1803, to give the Royal Navy safe passage from Napoleonic warships<br />Completed in 1822, seven years after Waterloo, and never really used <br />
  58. 58. Well of the Seven Heads<br />
  59. 59. Well of the Seven Heads<br />
  60. 60. Commando Memorial,<br />Spean Bridge<br />
  61. 61. During WWII, the commandos were based at nearby Achnacarry House<br />Commando Memorial,<br />Spean Bridge<br />
  62. 62. Neptune’s Staircase<br />Fort William<br />
  63. 63. Loch Linnhe<br />
  64. 64. Inverlochy Castle<br />
  65. 65. Inverlochy Castle<br />13th century castle won by Robert the Bruce.<br />
  66. 66. Inverlochy Castle<br />13th century castle won by Robert the Bruce.<br />Also the scene of a significant victory of Montrose<br />over the Covenanters in 1645<br />
  67. 67. Ben Nevis Inn, 10pm<br />
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  72. 72. Kinlochleven<br />
  73. 73. The town was largely built by the British Aluminium Company in 1907.<br />Kinlochleven<br />
  74. 74. The town was largely built by the British Aluminium Company in 1907.<br />Production ceased in 2000<br />Kinlochleven<br />
  75. 75. The town was largely built by the British Aluminium Company in 1907.<br />Production ceased in 2000 and the town lost its soul.<br />Kinlochleven<br />
  76. 76. West Highland Way <br />
  77. 77.
  78. 78. Devil’s Staircase<br />
  79. 79.
  80. 80. BuachailleEtive Mor<br />
  81. 81. Glen Coe<br />
  82. 82.
  83. 83.
  84. 84. Blackrock Cottage<br />
  85. 85.
  86. 86.
  87. 87. River Orchy<br />
  88. 88. Bridge of Orchy station<br />
  89. 89. . . . now a unique hostel<br />
  90. 90.
  91. 91. Holy Pool of St Fillan<br />
  92. 92. Holy Pool of St Fillan<br />Immersion is said to cure insanity . . .<br />
  93. 93. StrathFillan<br />
  94. 94. Loch Lomond<br />
  95. 95.
  96. 96. Feral goats<br />
  97. 97. Feral goats<br />Descended from goats left<br /> behind by 19th century<br /> crofters<br />
  98. 98. End of Part 1<br />

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