All my work in date order
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Lock the door Lariston

Lock the door Lariston

James Hogg the Ettrick Shepherd wrote the poem Lock the Door Lariston in the early 1800s. The poem is a homage to the Border Ballads, and echos the intensity and magic of that writing

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The Douglas Tragedy

The Douglas Tragedy

A man goes searching for a tower inhabited by the notorious Black Douglas, and a set of stones known as the Douglas Stones. All associated with the Border Ballad… “The Douglas Tragedy”
all set amongst the stunning Scottish Borders landscape

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Searching For Johnnie Armstrong

Searching For Johnnie Armstrong

A man searches for the remains of Gilnknockie Castle in the Scottish Borderlands. A possible site for the home and base of the notorious Border Reiver ….Johnnie Armstrong of Gilnknockie.

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MERLINS CAVE AND GRAVE

MERLINS CAVE AND GRAVE

A man investigates the Wizard Merlin’s supposed baptism and conversion to the Christian faith in Scotland. And searches for the remote and hidden Merlin’s Cave.

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