Dunkeld Poetry Reading
The Guide to Mysterious Perthshire (Haunted Britain S.) The Guide to Mysterious Perthshire contains everything folkloric, supernatural, paranormal, eccentric and odd that has been recorded about the county. The guide is a fascinating introduction to Perthshire's tombstones, simulacra, standing stones, gargoyles and archaeological curiosities; tales of ghosts, fairies, witchcraft, freak weather, strange deaths, tall tales and hoaxes. This is a guide for the armchair adventurer or the on-location visitor, with stories arranged in a sequence of easily found geographical locations. It is profusely illustrated with the author's own photographs and there are extensive references and endnotes to enable the reader to follow up the sources, if they should so wish. This book contains all the Mysterious sites in Dunkeld.
Quotations, a wonderful book of piping
quotations, compiled by Stuart Letford of Dunkeld.
Map 0324 (NO04/14): Dunkeld &...
Aberfeldy and Glen Almond...
1851 Census Name Index:...
Parish of Dunkeld
(Scottish Town Plans)
Potter in Scotland
Thomas Telford's Finest Highland Bridge, a new book by Christopher
This collection of essays is the story of Perthshire, Scotland's
heartland, where many of her greatest treasures are to be
found. The district resonates with folklore and incident;
it was the birthplace of Rob Roy and also inspired some of
Scott's finest work.
in Atholl, 1685-1785: A Social...
and Kinross-shire's Lost...
Perthshire and Angus (Exploring...
This series provides an introduction to the archaeological
heritage of Scotland, detailing the story of one part of the
country. The details are filled in by a gazetteer of the most
interesting and best preserved monuments, and aim to encourage
the reader to explore further using the full-colour section
on day excursions. This volume details skilfully carved Pictish
cross-slabs, great abbeys and castles, and the imposing cathedrals
of Arbroath and St Andrews, together with the Royal Palace
of Falkland. Examples of rural architecture are also documented.
in History and Legend Exploring some of the stories about
Perthshire, this book contains not only the well-known stories
such as Robert the Bruce founding a chapel at Strathfillan
after Bannockburn, but tales of the prophecies of the Lady
of Lawers, and the pistols of Doune made entirely of horseshoe
and Perthshire: Including Kinross... This guide covers
a varied landscape area that is accessible to the highly populated
Central Lowlands of Scotland, including the great cities of
Glasgow and Edinburgh. Human endeavour, coupled with a proud
colourful heritage, is evident everywhere, in the pretty and
historic coastal towns such as St Andrews, in the rolling
Lomond Hills and scenic Loch Leven, and, moving further north
towards the higher ground, in the mountainous areas around
Pitlochry, where the autumn colours have to be seen to be
believed. Visits to the area are addictive, causing many to
return again and again to the ancient "kingdoms"
of Fife and Perth, legendary birthplace of the heartland of
Scotland, for further exploration and pleasure.