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Darnley Mill Country Park (Student Tours Scotland STS 232) [00:24]
Glasgow has many parks and one of the larger ones is Darnley Mill Country Park which was recently absorbed into Dams to Darnley Country Park.
Commander John Alexander Duncan Gravestone Inverkeilor Scotland [00:32]
Tour Scotland video of the Commander John Alexander Duncan gravestone on visit to Inverkeilor, Angus. John, CB, Royal Navy was born the 22nd of March, 1878 and died on the 13th of August, 1943, after a short illness at Parkhill, Arbroath, he was an officer of the Royal Navy.
Craigtoun Hospital By St Andrews Fife Scotland [00:49]
Tour Scotland March video of the now derelict Craigtoun Hospital on visit to St Andrews, Fife. Craigtoun Hospital was was at one time a mansion house owned by the Younger family who also previously owned Craigtoun Park itself. Dr James and Mrs Annie Younger, of the famous family of Scottish Brewers, lived here, at Mount Melville, as it was called when they were in residence. Many good causes in East Fife benefited from Dr and Mrs Younger's generosity. Deeply interested in the Episcopal Church, Mrs Younger was responsible for the completion of All Saints' Church in the 1920s and the Rectory of the Church completed in 1939. She and her husband donated the Younger Hall to the University of St Andrews. It was built at a cost of £90000 and formally opened in 1929 by the Duchess of York when it was presented to the University. Mrs Younger was President of the St Andrews Horticultural Association and for many years the exhibit of flowers from Mount Melville gardens was a feature of the shows. She took an interest in the St Andrews Cottage Hospital, and each year gave a Christmas dinner to staff and patients. Mrs Younger died in August 1942 aged 78, and is buried in the Eastern Cemetery, St Andrews.
Stark War Grave Murie Cemetery Errol Perthshire Scotland [00:38]
Tour Scotland video of the Winston Vernon Stark gravestone on visit to Murie Cemetery, Errol, Perthshire. Winston was a Sub-Lieutenant, Pilot, Royal New Zealand Naval Volunteer Reserve, who died aged 20, on the 7th of March, 1943. Son of George Harry and Eliza Florence Stark, of Havelock North, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand.
Scotland Day 8 - Eilean Donan [05:02]
Day 8: After leaving Castle Stuart outside of Inverness, we drove down the remote eastern shore of Loch Ness toward the Isle of Skye. On the way we stopped at Eilean Donan Castle, probably the most recognizable landmark in all of Scotland. Yes, it's the most photographed edifice in all of Scotland, maybe all of Britain. So here's a few more....