the Defence of Scotland

On the 10th April 1955 – having been ‘torched’ by flame-throwers – Dreghorn castle was blown up.

The Defence of Scotland:

To play this short film please click here or on the image above.

Music credits:
[1] Run Boy Run – Woodkid
[2] New Slang – The Shins

[1] In the 1980s I delivered milk and newspapers to Dreghorn [a ‘new’ residential area]
[2] I learned to drive on the site of old Dreghorn castle
[3] My Granny lived on Thorburn Road [This road, I only now realize, was named after the wife of Dreghorn]

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