MS: The Highland Journal, August - September, 1787

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MS: The Highland Journal, August - September, 1787

Tuesday morning - breakfast w.t
Capt.n Forrester - Ochel hills - Devon
river - Forth & Tieth - Allan river -
Strathallan a fine country but little
improved - Ardoch camp - cross
Earn to Crief - dine and go to Arbru
chil - cold reception at Arbuchil -
a most romanticly pleasant ride
up Earn, by Auchtertyre & Com -
-rie to Arbruchil - sup at Crieff
Wednesday morning - leave
Crieff - Glen Aumond - Aumond
river - Ossian's grave - Loch
Fruoch - Glenquaich - landlord
& landlady remarkable characters
Taymouth - described in rhyme
meet the hon. Charles Townsend
Wednesday - come down Tay

to Dunkeld - Glen lyon house -
lyon river - Druids temple - 3
circles of stones, the outer most
sunk - the 2d has 3 stones remain
ing - the innermost has 8 - two
large detached ones like a gate, to
the southeast - say prayers
in it - Pass - Taybridge - Aber
feldy - described in rhyme -
Castle Menzies - beyond Grantully adist
Belleighan - beyond - Loggierait - adist
Inver - D.r Stewart - sup -
Friday - breakf walk w.t Mr
Stewart & Beard to Birnam
top - fine prospect down
Tay - Craigie barns hills -
hermitage on the Bran water -
with a picture of Ossian -

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