Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Sunday, December 18, 2016

The Kelpies Falkirk



To commemorate the horses that pulled the barges
on the  Forth and Clyde canals




Tours from £4 to £7 per person

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Edinburgh - Food Indian Bombay Cafe Dishoom


10 miles from holiday cottage.

Could be queues but worth it



Atmospheric dining 




Starter of lamb or vegetable samoosa & 3 sauces



Grilled fragrant chicken skewers




Saturday, April 9, 2016

Balgove Larder and steak barn

40 miles from holiday cottage

Steak barn -
Open Friday to Sunday from midday



Rustic, open fire cooking  of
Balgoves own steaks, sausages and burgers.


 









Some real cheeses





Meringues



Speciality chocolate bars



Coffee and vegetables




Drinks



Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Food - Cowdenbeath. Butchers

(formerly Tom Courts) quality local butcher

Good quality  pakora.
Shop cooked and Hand sliced pork and lamb
Lamb chops


 traditional butchers
(next to Morrisons supermarket)
Famous "Scotch pies" (lamb mince in a hot watercrust pastry)

Good meat and ready prepared meal suggestions.
Cooked meats, chicken or portions
Pies and pastries

Their own ready cooked meals.


Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Forth Estuary - 3 Bridges - Queensferry Crossing. History of tunnels and bridges


7.10.2017


History of crossing the Forth
11.1.2016
View from holiday cottage:-
 3rd bridge now higher than Inverkeithing spire
















13.12.2014
Progress north and south of  the new bridge











24.11.2014










October 2014



September 2014




26.4.2014
Look what's appearing over the road in South Queensferry













3rd bridge over the Forth Estuary
3 miles from holiday cottage.
21.12.2013
Queensferry crossing
   24.1.2012 

Caissons



Crane from barge - early January 2013


 View under Forth  road bridge


You need to look twice at this one:-
Side of block of container type offices with
 proposed sketch of 3rd bridge at base of photo.


Internet Images of F.R.C.

F.R.C. information from Transport Scotland