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    Time for a Scottish Quiz …

    Which of these two Scottish monuments is taller?

    Wallace Monument in Scotland - © Scotiana 2006

    The Wallace monument ?

    The National Wallace Monument (generally known as the Wallace Monument) is a tower standing on the summit of Abbey Craig, a hilltop near Stirling in Scotland. It commemorates Sir William Wallace, the 13th century Scottish hero.

    Source: Wikipedia

    The National Wallace Memorial Tower in Scotland - © Scotiana 2006


    The Walter Scott Monument?

    Scott Monument Edinburgh

    The Walter Scott Monument - Scotland © Scotiana 2006

    We delighted watching the cows grazing at the feet of the monument… 😉

    The Walter Scott Monument is a Victorian Gothic monument to Scottish author Sir Walter Scott. It stands in Princes Street Gardens in Edinburgh, opposite the Jenners department store on Princes Street and near to Edinburgh Waverley Railway Station.

    Source: Wikipedia



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