I took the big beast for a run to the Scottish Borders. It is strange riding the FJ even after a break of only a couple of months. Compared to the SV it's heavy but comfortable and an effortless high speed cruiser.
|Horses graze beside the River Clyde at Thankerton|
|Whiteadder Water just over the border in England |
|Berwick upon Tweed - Berwick Road Bridge with the Royal Border Railway Bridge in the background|
|The Old Bridge (1634)|
Kirkhope Tower near Ettrickbridge. Described by Wikipedia as "remote and austere". Now a private home. Early 16th century.
You just reminded me to do some maintenance on my bike before my next trip.ReplyDelete
The fork seal was an easy job. I probably won't have done it if the MOT wasn't due but it would just have caused a mess with oil running down the fork.ReplyDelete