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History and the Galloway Viking Hoard
The complex Norse/Christian symbolism of the Kilmorie Cross from near Stranraer in Galloway . Reblogged from  http://www.gallowayvikinghoard.com/about/ The View from a Leading Scottish Historian Ted Cowan FRSE, Emeritus Professor of Scottish History and Lit...

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Fighting for a Viking Hoard
http://www.gallowayvikinghoard.com/ "To gild refined gold, to paint the lily, to throw a perfume on the violet, to smooth the ice, or add another hue unto the rainbow, or with taper-light to seek the beauteous eye of heaven to garnish, is wasteful and ridic...

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A Galloway Glens Historic Landscape
Gaelic place names and evidence of historic land use in Kells parish on Southern Uplands Way. I was hoping to present this in person as a contribution to the Galloway Glens Landscape Character Assessment on Friday 10 February 2017. Unfortunately the day lon...

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Brexit and Free Trade- Lesson from History
Free Trade Hall, Manchester built 1853-6 Once upon a time the United Kingdom was the richest and most powerful country in the world. It was rich and powerful because it was the first country to have an industrial revolution. The UK could manufacture cotton,...

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A lost mining village in Ayrshire.

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