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Striding Arches
Striding Arches

Nr Moniaive, DG3 4JE

Striding Arches is a hugely innovative artist-led project.

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    Mersehead (RSPB)

    Southwick, Dumfries, DG2 8AH

    A beautiful reserve on the shore of the Solway, important for wintering wildfowl with barnacle geese and many ducks....

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  • Kirkconnell Flow National Nature Reserve (SNH)
    Kirkconnell Flow National Nature Reserve (SNH)

    Nr. Dumfries, Scotland, UK

    This is a classic example of an ancient 'raised' bog. Among the species you can find here are cranberry, bog rosemary and…

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    Gillfoot Bay

    Southerness, Scotland, UK

    A broad sandy beach on east side of Southerness Point.

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    Craignarget Beach

    Glenluce, Scotland, UK

    A wide sweeping pebble beach with a huge expanse of sand at low tide.

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  • Silver Flowe National Nature Reserve (SNH)
    Silver Flowe National Nature Reserve (SNH)

    North east of Newton Stewart, Wigtownshire, Scotland, UK

    A mosaic of bogland plants, along with a notable range of butterflies and dragonflies, make this the most stunning upland…

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    Rockcliffe Beach

    Rockcliffe, Scotland, UK

    A small sandy beach with plenty of shells.

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    Mull of Galloway (RSPB)

    Stranraer, Dumfries & Galloway, DG7 3AP

    The most southerly point of Scotland. The cliffs are home to thousands of breeding seabirds including guillemots,...

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  • Glenluce Abbey © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Glenluce Abbey (HS)

    Newton Stewart, DG8 0AF

    Founded in 1192, the ruins of this Cistercian house occupy a site of great natural beauty. Handsome early 16th century…

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    Front Bay

    Monreith, Scotland, UK

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    Drumantrae Bay

    Ardwell, Scotland, UK

    A small beach of sand and shingle.

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    Maryport Bay

    Maryport, Scotland, UK

    A long sandy beach at the southern end of the Rhins.

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    Loch Ryan Head

    Stranraer, Scotland, UK

    A wide beach at the head of Loch Ryan.

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  • Thomas Carlyle's Birthplace (NTS)
    Thomas Carlyle's Birthplace (NTS)

    Ecclefechan, Lockerbie, Dumfries and Galloway, DG11 3DG

    Thomas Carlyle, the famous writer and historian was born here in 1795. The house is furnished as it would have been in...

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    Broughton House and Garden (NTS)
    Broughton House and Garden (NTS)

    Kirkcudbright, DG6 4JX

    This fascinating 18th century house was the home and studio from 1901 to 1933 of the artist E A Hornel. Japanese-style…

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    1 Striding Arches Nr Moniaive, DG3 4JE
    2 Mersehead (RSPB) Southwick, Dumfries, DG2 8AH
    3 Kirkconnell Flow National Nature Reserve (SNH) Nr. Dumfries, Scotland, UK
    4 Gillfoot Bay Southerness, Scotland, UK
    5 Craignarget Beach Glenluce, Scotland, UK
    6 Silver Flowe National Nature Reserve (SNH) North east of Newton Stewart, Wigtownshire, Scotland, UK
    7 Rockcliffe Beach Rockcliffe, Scotland, UK
    8 Mull of Galloway (RSPB) Stranraer, Dumfries & Galloway, DG7 3AP
    9 Glenluce Abbey (HS) Newton Stewart, DG8 0AF 4 stars
    10 Front Bay Monreith, Scotland, UK
    11 Drumantrae Bay Ardwell, Scotland, UK
    12 Maryport Bay Maryport, Scotland, UK
    13 Loch Ryan Head Stranraer, Scotland, UK
    14 Thomas Carlyle's Birthplace (NTS) Ecclefechan, Lockerbie, Dumfries and Galloway, DG11 3DG 4 stars
    15 Broughton House and Garden (NTS) Kirkcudbright, DG6 4JX 3 stars

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