‘He pulled on the ropes with utmost gusto’

On Saturday we visited Stirling castle and on Ladies Rock I noticed this memorial with flowers on the top: The full inscription is: “Kimberley relieved 15th February Ladysmith relieved 28th … Continue reading ‘He pulled on the ropes with utmost gusto’

They fell for us

These short films by Peter recall those who fell for us in War [please click on each image to play a different short film]. Between two black lines in the … Continue reading They fell for us

at sea

Filmed at the ruin of Boreland Farmhouse, Blackford, Perthshire, October 2022. This film is for William Nairn who died at sea as a result of Spanish Flu [October 1918]. at … Continue reading at sea

Faery Bridge

When I was a child my Granny used to take me to the Dunblane war memorial by the Allan Water which we crossed by the Faery Bridge. This reinforced concrete … Continue reading Faery Bridge