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Blackness to Queensferry
Scotland - Lonely Planet Rough Guide Scotland

Photographs of the walk from Blackness Castle along the Firth of Forth
to the road and rail bridges at South Queensferry in the East of Scotland
Returning via Hopetoun House

Blackness Castle

Blackness Castle

Blackness Castle is a 15th-century fortress, near the village of Blackness on the south shore of the Firth of Forth.


Forth Bridges from Blackness Castle

Forth Bridges from Blackness Castle






Ruins of Dovecot at Blackness Castle

Ruins of Dovecot at Blackness Castle





Shore of Firth of Forth

Shore of Firth of Forth



Blackness Castle



Ruins of Dovecot at Blackness Castle

Forth Bridges



House at Society Point

House at Society Point




Cruise Ship in Firth of Forth

Cruise Ship in Firth of Forth




Forth Railway Bridge

Forth Railway Bridge at Queensferry

The Forth Railway Bridge is a cantilever type bridge over the Firth of Forth in the east of Scotland.

It is an internationally recognised Scottish landmark.


It is located to the east of the Forth Road Bridge and 14Km ( 9 miles ) west of central Edinburgh.




Forth Road Bridge

Forth Road Bridge at Queensferry

The Forth Road Bridge is a suspension bridge in east central Scotland.
 The bridge was built in 1964 and spans the Firth of Forth.
It connects Edinburgh at South Queensferry to Fife at North Queensferry.
Itis located to the west of the Forth Railway Bridge.



New Forth Road Bridge

New Forth Road Bridge  ( the Queensferry Croosing ) under construction at Queensferry



Shore of Firth of Forth

Shore of Firth of Forth 




Entrance Gates to Hopetoun House

Entrance Gates to Hopetoun House 




Hopetoun House

Hopetoun House

The country house was built between 1699-1701 and then hugely extended from 1721
It is owned by the Hopetoun House Preservation Trust,
a charity established in 1974 to preserve the House and Grounds as a national monument.




Hopetoun House

Hopetoun House 



Gardens at Hopetoun House

Gardens at Hopetoun House 




Abercorn Church

Abercorn Church 



Beach at Blackness Village at start of path to Bo'ness

Beach at Blackness Village at start of path to Bo'ness



Route map for Blackness to Queensferry

Route map for Blackness to Queensferry



Route Description for Blackness to Queensferry

Route Description for Blackness to Queensferry



Route Description for Blackness to Queensferry

Route Description for Blackness to Queensferry



Location map for Blackness and Queensferry

Location map for Blackness and Queensferry




Map for Blackness to South Queensferry

Map for Blackness to South Queensferry


 
 Blackness to Queensferry Gallery Photo Gallery

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Visit Scotland - Touring Guide Scotland: Where to Stay - Hotels & Guest Houses Scotland: Where to Stay - Bed & Breakfast Rough Guide ScotlandScottish Highlands & Islands - Rough Guide Scotland - Lonely PlanetScotland's Highlands & Islands - Lonley Planet Great Glasgow StoriesGlasgow & Surroundings - Insight Guide

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More Wilderness Walks 50 Best Routes on Skye and Raasay Skye - W.A.PoucherMagic of the Munros Mountaineering in Scotland and Undiscovered Scotland by W.H.MurrayA Long Walk on the Isle of Skye

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