Through the Dirty Windscreen – 163

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-25 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 162

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-25 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 161

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-25 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 160

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-25 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 159

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-25 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 158

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-25 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 157

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-24 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 156

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-24 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 155

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-24 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 154

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-24 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 153

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-24 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 152

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-24 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 151

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-24 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 150

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-24 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 149

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-24 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 148

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-24 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 147

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-24 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 146

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-24 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 145

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-24 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 144

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-24 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 143

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-24 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 142

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-24 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 141

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-23 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Through the Dirty Windscreen – 140

During my visit to the US, I did not do much proper photography. What I mean by this is I only did two planned photoshoots, the rest of the time, I captured photos through the windscreen while we were on the move.

I have decided that I am going to share these photos with you anyway. Some of them will be crappy, and others will be okay. The photos in this series will not be available as digital downloads, prints, or for sale.

2023-01-23 Somewhere on the road in The USA.

Thank you for your ongoing support.

If you like what you see, please click on the Like and Share button and leave a comment.

Keep safe till next time.

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #33

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #32

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

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Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #31

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #30

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #29

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #28

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #27

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #26

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #25

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #24

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #23

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #22

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #21

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #20

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #19

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #18

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

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Have a Blessed day

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PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

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Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #17

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #16

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #15

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #14

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #13

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #12

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #11

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Grand Tour of Scotland: Day 11: 22 August 2019 ~Exploring Isle of Skye, The Fairy Glen #10

The Fairy Glen ~ Uig

Skye has a long history involving the Fairies, most related to Dunvegan Castle and their ‘Fairy Flag.’ The Fairy Glen (much like the Fairy Pools in Glenbrittle) has no real legends or stories involving fairies that can be traced. The simple fact is that the location is unusual, so it has been given the nickname Fairy Glen.

One of the hills still has its basalt topping intact, which, from a distance, looks like a ruin and has been called (inexplicably) Castle Ewan. It is possible to climb to the top without much room, but it has wonderful views. On the low cliff behind Castle Ewan, there is a very small cave where it has been said pressing coins into cracks in the rock will bring Good Luck.

In recent years visitors have started to move the rocks to create spirals on the ground. We have been told that some bus tour guides have made up and encouraged some rituals involving walking the spirals and then leaving a coin or token in the center as an offering to the fairies for good luck.
The locals on Skye have repeatedly removed these stone spirals to keep the Glen in its natural state.

We hope that all visitors will respect the country code. To visit & enjoy, but not make adjustments and certainly not leave anything behind, even if you think it may give you good luck.

Parking is very limited in the Glen, and it is strongly recommended you park in Uig and walk into the Glen (30min).

The Fairy Glen, Uig, Isle of Skye, The Inner Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom

Thank you for joining me on my travels through Scotland one Photo at a time. I hope you enjoyed it just as much as I did.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS. I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi

Exploring USA one town at a time: Marlow, OK #47

Marlow is a city in Stephens County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 4,662 at the 2010 census.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 7.1 square miles (18 km2), of which 7.1 square miles (18 km2) is land and 0.14% is water.

The Marlow Public School District services the City of Marlow. Marlow High School is located near the center of town, and Marlow Elementary School and Marlow Middle School are also in town.

Tree face, Marlow, Oklahoma, USA, 28 February 2023

History of Marlow, OK

Born along the Chisholm Trail and on the banks of Wild Horse Creek, the legend of the Marlow family and the five Marlow brothers has been proven to be more fact than fiction.

Dr. Williamson Marlow and his wife, Martha Jane, a relative of Daniel Boone, first established a homestead in this area during the early 1880s. The site of the original Marlow family home is reported to have been located just north of Redbud Park.

Somewhat of a nomad by nature, Dr. Marlow provided medical treatment to the many settlers in this portion of Indian Territory and many cowboys driving cattle up the Chisholm Trail. He also farmed while his sons reportedly herded horses, selling many animals to the U.S. Army at neighboring Ft. Sill. Dr. Marlow died in 1885.

In 1888, his five sons were accused of horse stealing, a later proven unfounded charge. Four brothers (Charlie, Alfred, Boone, and Lewellyn) were arrested and transported by a U.S. Deputy Marshall to the Federal Court in Graham, Texas, for trial.

Hearing of this brother’s arrest, George Marlow took the entire family to Graham to clear his brothers but soon found himself behind bars.

Boone Marlow ultimately escaped and returned to the Marlow area in Indian Territory, while his four brothers were scheduled to be transported to an ostensibly safer jail in Weatherford, Texas.

Graham citizens and law enforcement officials made several attempts to lynch the Marlows. On the night of January 19, 1889, the brothers were shackled in pairs—George to Lewellyn and Charlie to Alfred—for the trip to Weatherford.

When the group reached Dry Creek outside of Graham, a signal was given, and a hidden mob opened fire on the seemingly defenseless Marlows.

The guards ran to join the mob while the brothers leaped from the wagon and armed themselves with guns taken from the guards. In the vicious gunfight that followed, Lewellyn and Alfred were killed. Both George and Charlie were seriously wounded.

Retrieving a dead mob member’s knife, George Marlow unjointed his dead brother’s ankles. He and Charlie used a wagon to escape the ambush site.

Three mob members were also killed, and several others were wounded. Several members of the mob were later prosecuted and convicted for the assault upon the brothers.

Boone was later poisoned near Hell Creek, west of Marlow. His corpse was then shot in an attempt to obtain a $1,500 reward, but his killers, too, were brought to trial.

Alfred, Boone, and Lewellyn are buried in a small cemetery outside of Graham in what was once Finis, Texas.

George and Charlie Marlow survived the attack, eventually moving their families to Colorado, where they became outstanding citizens, serving as law enforcement officers.

In 1891, after sentencing mob members for their part in the attack, Federal Judge A. P. McCormick said: “This is the first time in the annals of history where unarmed prisoners, shackled together, ever repelled a mob. Such cool courage that preferred to fight against such great odds and die, if at all, in glorious battle rather than die ignominiously by a frenzied mob deserves to be commemorated in song and story.”

Entertainment in Marlow, OK

Redbud Park, located in the eastern part of the town, includes; the Hideout (a large playground), a trail through the park, a stage for concerts, and the Outlaw cave (the cave where the Marlows often hid out).

The Life Center is a church-funded recreational center that includes a basketball court, a walking track, and several rooms that can be rented.

Miller Park in the western part of the town includes the public pool, Miller Pond, and the Mile trail.

Main Street Shops & Restaurants.

“Stop dreaming about your bucket list and start living it.” ~Annette White

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The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

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Exploring USA one town at a time: Marlow, OK #46

Marlow is a city in Stephens County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 4,662 at the 2010 census.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 7.1 square miles (18 km2), of which 7.1 square miles (18 km2) is land and 0.14% is water.

The Marlow Public School District services the City of Marlow. Marlow High School is located near the center of town, and Marlow Elementary School and Marlow Middle School are also in town.

Marlow, Oklahoma, USA, 28 February 2023

Can someone please let me know why the bottom of the trees is painted white?

History of Marlow, OK

Born along the Chisholm Trail and on the banks of Wild Horse Creek, the legend of the Marlow family and the five Marlow brothers has been proven to be more fact than fiction.

Dr. Williamson Marlow and his wife, Martha Jane, a relative of Daniel Boone, first established a homestead in this area during the early 1880s. The site of the original Marlow family home is reported to have been located just north of Redbud Park.

Somewhat of a nomad by nature, Dr. Marlow provided medical treatment to the many settlers in this portion of Indian Territory and many cowboys driving cattle up the Chisholm Trail. He also farmed while his sons reportedly herded horses, selling many animals to the U.S. Army at neighboring Ft. Sill. Dr. Marlow died in 1885.

In 1888, his five sons were accused of horse stealing, a later proven unfounded charge. Four brothers (Charlie, Alfred, Boone, and Lewellyn) were arrested and transported by a U.S. Deputy Marshall to the Federal Court in Graham, Texas, for trial.

Hearing of this brother’s arrest, George Marlow took the entire family to Graham to clear his brothers but soon found himself behind bars.

Boone Marlow ultimately escaped and returned to the Marlow area in Indian Territory, while his four brothers were scheduled to be transported to an ostensibly safer jail in Weatherford, Texas.

Graham citizens and law enforcement officials made several attempts to lynch the Marlows. On the night of January 19, 1889, the brothers were shackled in pairs—George to Lewellyn and Charlie to Alfred—for the trip to Weatherford.

When the group reached Dry Creek outside of Graham, a signal was given, and a hidden mob opened fire on the seemingly defenseless Marlows.

The guards ran to join the mob while the brothers leaped from the wagon and armed themselves with guns taken from the guards. In the vicious gunfight that followed, Lewellyn and Alfred were killed. Both George and Charlie were seriously wounded.

Retrieving a dead mob member’s knife, George Marlow unjointed his dead brother’s ankles. He and Charlie used a wagon to escape the ambush site.

Three mob members were also killed, and several others were wounded. Several members of the mob were later prosecuted and convicted for the assault upon the brothers.

Boone was later poisoned near Hell Creek, west of Marlow. His corpse was then shot in an attempt to obtain a $1,500 reward, but his killers, too, were brought to trial.

Alfred, Boone, and Lewellyn are buried in a small cemetery outside of Graham in what was once Finis, Texas.

George and Charlie Marlow survived the attack, eventually moving their families to Colorado, where they became outstanding citizens, serving as law enforcement officers.

In 1891, after sentencing mob members for their part in the attack, Federal Judge A. P. McCormick said: “This is the first time in the annals of history where unarmed prisoners, shackled together, ever repelled a mob. Such cool courage that preferred to fight against such great odds and die, if at all, in glorious battle rather than die ignominiously by a frenzied mob deserves to be commemorated in song and story.”

Entertainment in Marlow, OK

Redbud Park, located in the eastern part of the town, includes; the Hideout (a large playground), a trail through the park, a stage for concerts, and the Outlaw cave (the cave where the Marlows often hid out).

The Life Center is a church-funded recreational center that includes a basketball court, a walking track, and several rooms that can be rented.

Miller Park in the western part of the town includes the public pool, Miller Pond, and the Mile trail.

Main Street Shops & Restaurants.

“Stop dreaming about your bucket list and start living it.” ~Annette White

Thank you with all my heart for stopping by and looking at my post.

If you like what you see, please press the like button, share, and leave a comment.

Have a Blessed day

Coreen

PS.  I am saving up for upcoming Landscape Photography Trips to Scotland and Namibia and a few road trips in the USA, including Route 66 and The historic Apache Trail. Also on my list are National Parks and Botanical gardens in South Africa, the UK, and the USA. 

The most important photography trip for me is to return to Scotland. I am honoring my promise to my Father to return and capture the beautiful landscapes and the elusive Puffins.  Your help to make these trips a reality would be much appreciated in today’s economy.

Please support me on☕ Ko-Fi