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Yesterday, low clouds – almost a mist – cast a subdued light on the village of Bridge of Allan. Here are a few images from my local walk during lockdown:

Theatrical Excitement in Edinburgh

The above is from the Book of Scottish Anecdote. I made this film about Scotland’s first theatre: The Book of Scottish Anecdote gives this account of the Theatre in Shakespeare … Continue reading Theatrical Excitement in Edinburgh

Scottish vocalist

John Wilson (1800–1849) was a Scottish singer born in Edinburgh’s Canongate. His family did well enough to move to the new town. His family moved to 4 South Princes Street, … Continue reading Scottish vocalist

The Crew Ship COLUMBO

In Faslane Cemetery, just by the gate, is this tombstone: It was erected by the widow of John  Reeve who died of Cholera on board of the Crew Ship Columbo … Continue reading The Crew Ship COLUMBO