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Threave Castle

Walter Scott refelects on Scotland's turbulent past.

After a morning's writing about Threave, Stirling and Edinburgh, Scott muses on the violence and treachery in Scotland's history.

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Castle Douglas, Dumfries, DG7 1TJ