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Derry bridge here to stay – and a new bridge for the Quoich

Last year’s ‘temporary’ bridge over the Derry Burn, near Derry Lodge, has now become permanent. And a new footpath is to be developed going around – rather than across – the Derry Flats. ScotWays, the Scottish Rights of Way and … Continue reading

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Mar Lodge Estate news – and a DofE update

A meeting at Mar Lodge produced some news of interest at the weekend. Hosted by Mar Lodge Estate’s Property Manager David Frew, the evening meeting was a community update to let local people – and interested parties – know about … Continue reading

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The year of the bridges

After almost 60 years the photo isn’t the clearest, but it offers a fascinating glimpse into the past. Like most, I suspect, who have used the metal bridge at Derry Dam in the Cairngorms, beyond being able to read off … Continue reading

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