The Kelpies celebrate their first anniversary

The Kelpies celebrate their first anniversary and one millionth visitor

Eilean Donan Castle 24 by 16 inch print


  • Superior quality silver halide prints
  • Archival quality Kodak Endura paper
  • original prints from Photogold

Eilean Donan Castle in the Highlands of Scotland. Eilean Donan Castle was the location for Highlander and a James Bond film . The castle is on an island in the middle of 3 lochs . In 1719 it was held by Spanish Jacobites who were supporters of Bonnie Prince Charlie . Three English frigates sailed into Loch Duich and bombarded the castle with cannon fire until it was in ruins. The castle them lay in ruins for nearly 200 years. In 1911 John MacRae-Gilstrap bought the castle and start work to restore the castle over a period of twenty years at a total cost of a quarter of a million pounds. Nowadays the castle is  a major tourist attraction in the Highlands and gets thousands of visitors every year. The castle can host wedding ceremonies .

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  1. Es ist in Wirklichkeit eine nette und nützliche Information. Ich bin zufrieden, dass Sie uns diese nützlichen Informationen gerade mitgeteilt haben. Bitte halten Sie uns so auf dem Laufenden. Danke für das Teilen. Roslyn Donovan Grath

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