Videos tagged with "pig"
Kincarrathie Doocot Perth Perthshire Scotland [00:34]
Tour Scotland February video of Kincarrathie Doocot on visit to Perth, Perthshire. This doo'cot dating from 1694 is next to Kincarrathie House, the former home of Arthur Bell of whisky fame and now a residential care home for the elderly. This Scottish building was intended to house pigeons or doves. Dovecotes may be square or circular free-standing structures or built into the end of a house or barn. They generally contain pigeon holes for the birds to nest. Pigeons and doves were an important food source historically in Western Europe and were kept for their eggs, flesh, and dung.
Pitkerie Doocot Anstruther East Neuk Of Fife Scotland [00:29]
Tour Scotland video of Pitkerie Doocot located just North of Anstruther on visit to the East Neuk of Fife. The octagonal doocot dates from the late 18th century. A doocot is a structure intended to house pigeons or doves.
Iron Furnace Bonawe Taynuilt Argyll Scotland October 27th [00:53]
Tour Scotland Autumn video of the Iron Furnace at Bonawe on visit to Taynuilt, Argyll. The most complete charcoal fueled ironworks in Britain, Bonawe was founded in 1753. Displays by Historic Scotland bring to life the industrial heritage of the area and illustrate how pig iron was made.
Shetland Images.flv [05:24]
Holiday island of Shetland in northern Scotland: the film explores the panoramas and wildlife of the Mainland and the islands of Yell and Unst
Tags: Holiday island, Scotland, Yell, Unst, Eshaness, Bressay, Foula, Spiggie, Hermaness, Otters, Puffins, Whale watching, Bird watching, Wildlife