Tuesday 20 November 2012

Solway Coast Run - Part 1

As we trudge towards winter I remember a trip I took during the summer. I'd been thinking about this for a while. Ride the length of the Solway coast. This is between the Mull of Galloway in the west to Annan in the east (Scotland) and Burgh by Sands to St Bees Head (England)

Here's the map of the route

Part#1 - Mull of Galloway to Kirkcudbright

The end of Scotland at the Mull of Galloway

 The Mull of Galloway lighthouse dates from 1830

New England Bay 

Luce Bay

The harbour at Isle of Whithorn 

Wigton Bay

The spooky ruin of Sorbie Tower, the ancestral seat of the Clan Hannay

The parish church at Borgue

Carrick Bay with Fleet Bay behind

Ross Bay

Approaching Kirkcudbright (kir-coo-bray for non Scots)

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