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Spinning Around

One of the "spins you round and turns you upside down" rides at the Lammas Market in St Andrews Aug 2010.

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Tree of Lights

This tree stands outside the Jigger Inn at the Old Course Hotel in St Andrews. Someone has spent a fair amount of time wrapping the branches in fairy lights!. The Jigger Inn building itself used to be the Station Masters … Continue reading

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Lighting up the Church

Holy Trinity Church, the town church. Not the best weather for taking photos, cold, wet and windy. I did get a fair amount of curious looks getting this shot as I stood on the middle of the road, tripod et … Continue reading

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The Gateway

This is the Gateway building on the edge of St Andrews, originally built to be a golf/sports club that business fell through and this is now part of the University campus, currently home of the School of Managment.

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Stairway to …..

These steps rise up the hill that used to be called (probably still is) Jacobs ladder in St Andrews.

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Rose Lane, St Andrews

Rose Lane in St Andrews, is one of the old cobbled streets in the centre of town. The lane was the location of a small brewery, later to become a bottling factory for lemonade. Some of the original buildings still … Continue reading

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West Port – St Andrews

There is no evidence that St Andrews was ever a walled city, but in the troubled times around the 16th century the outer extremities of all streets and wynds were closed by ports or gates. The West Port (port is … Continue reading

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West Port and West Port Bar, St Andrews

The West Port and West Port Bar in St Andrews. It was getting dark as I went to get this shot. Nearly too dark, and if it wasn’t for all the cars that kept trying to get past me I … Continue reading

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College Street – St Andrews, at night

College Street, St andrews at night. The Central Bar in the foreground and the tower of St Salvators visible behind the roof tops. Click through to flickr to see it full size

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Blackfiars Chapel – St Andrews

Sitting outside Madras College, Blackfriars Chapel is all that remains of a once large monastery on the site. The Blackfriars were established in St Andrews by Bishop William Wishart and were known for their white robes with black crosses and … Continue reading

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