Picturing Scotland: Dumfries & Galloway

Content: A photographic journey around the historic regions of Dumfriesshire and Galloway that aims to capture their differing characters and illustrate the principal landmarks and places of interest. The Old Blacksmith's Shop in Gretna Green, the Art & Crafts town of Kirkcudbright, wonderful coastline and historic sites concoct a feast of visual treats. The tour begins in Dumfries then circuits its county before heading west through Kirkcudbright and Wigtownshire, the counties that make up Galloway. Illustrated with 114 colour photographs, most of which have been taken especially for this purpose.

For a list of featured locations, see below.

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Image of Drumlanrig Image of Cairn Holy Chambered Cairns

Market: Books in this series are bought by visitors and locals alike to give as gifts or to keep for their own enjoyment. They are also helpful to those planning a visit as the book leads the reader on a geographical tour of the area. To visitors, they are a great reminder of a visit, while local people buy them to send to friends and family to show off where they live.

Image of North of Moffat, winter

Author: Colin Nutt has worked in book publishing for over 30 years and has written and compiled around 40 books in this and other series. He lives in Elgin.

Photography: Colin Nutt and other contributing photographers

Picturing Scotland:
Dumfries & Galloway

Jacket of Picturing Scotland: Dumfries & Galloway

Extent: 96 pages
Binding: Hardback
ISBN: 978-1-906549-22-0
Price: £ 4.99 plus shipping

Featured Locations:
Annan
Annandale
Auchencairn Bay
Black Water of Dee
Bladnoch Distillery
Cairn Holy Chambered Cairns
Carlingwark Loch
Castle Douglas
Castle Douglas Library
Castle of St John, Stranraer
Clattering Shores Loch
Colt Hill Striding Arch
Colvend Coast
Corserine
Criffel
Crossmichael
Devorgilla Bridge, Dumfries
Dumfries
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Durisdeer
Ecclefechan
Galloway Forest Park
Gatehouse of Fleet
Glen Kens
Gretna Green
Grey Mare's Tail Waterfall
Greyfriars Church, Dumfries
Isle of Whithorn
Kagyu Samye Ling Tibetan Buddhist Centre
Kippford
Kirkcudbright
Kirkcudbright Tolbooth
Kirkcudbright War Memorial
Langholm
Lead Mining Museum, Wanlockhead
Loch Ken
Loch Skeen
Loch Trool
Lochmaben
Lockerbie
Lowther Hills
Mennock Pass
Midsteeple, Dumfries
Moffat
Moffat Ram Statue
Moniaive
Mull of Galloway
Mull of Galloway Lighthouse
New Abbey
New Abbey Corn Mill
Newton Stewart
Orchardton Tower
Portpatrick
Raiders Road
Rhinns of Kells
River Nith


Rockcliffe
Ruthwell Cross
Sanqhar Post Office
Sanqhar Tolbooth
Screel Hill
Shalloch on Minnoch
Solway Firth
Southern Upland Way
St John's Town of Dalry
Stranraer
The Crichton, Dumfries
The Machars
The Mill on the Fleet
The Old Blacksmith's Shop, Gretna Green
Thomas Carlyle's Birthplace
Torhouse Stone Circle
Wanlockhead
Water of Ken
Whithorn
Wigtown
Wood of Cree

Abbeys:
Dundrennan Abbey
Glenluce Abbey
Sweetheart Abbey
Whithorn Priory

Birds and Animals:
Black Guillemot
Red Kite
Wild Goats

Castles, Houses and Gardens:
Broughton House
Caerlaverock Castle
Cardoness Castle
Castle Kennedy
Drumlanrig Castle
Dunskey Gardens
Glenluce Abbey
Glenwhan Gardens
Kennedy Castle
Logan Botanic Garden
MacLellan's Castle
Shambellie House, New Abbey
Threave Castle
Threave House and Gardens

Robert Burns Sites:
Burns Mausoleum, Dumfries
Ellisland Farm
Jean Armour Statue, Dumfries
Robert Burns Centre, Dumfries
Robert Burns Cottage, Dumfries

Colin Nutt, Ness Publishing, 47 Academy Street, Elgin, Moray, IV30 1LR
Tel: 01343 549663, Mob: 07962 014871, Email: info@nesspublishing.co.uk

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