West Highland Way: Trailblazer Ochils and Campsie Fells

 Bearsden & District

Kilsyth

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Photographs of the Town of Kilsyth and surroundings in the Central Belt of Scotland

Town of Kilsyth beneath the Kilsyth Hills

Town of Kilsyth

Kilsyth occupies a narrow strip of land between the
Kilsyth Hills to the north and the River Kelvin to the south.

Kilsyth is approximately midway between Glasgow and Stirling in the central belt of Scotland.

The Forth and Clyde Canal runs close by to the south about 1 mile from the town centre.



Anderson Church in Kilsyth town centre

Anderson Church in Kilsyth town centre.

Kilsyth has a long tradition of radical Protestantism.



Burns and Old Parish Church in Kilsyth

Burns and Old Parish Church in Kilsyth




Methodist Church in Kilsyth

Methodist Church in Kilsyth



Cemetery at Kilsyth

Cemetery at Kilsyth




Colzium Mansion House in Colzium Lennox Estate at Kilsyth

Colzium Mansion House in Colzium Lennox Estate at Kilsyth


Craig en Goyne at Kilsyth

Craig En Goyne at Kilsyth




Flooded old quarry at Auchinstarry Park at Kilsyth

Flooded old quarry at Auchinstarry Park at Kilsyth

Kilsyth was formerly rich in mineral resources.



Flooded old quarry at Auchinstarry Park at Kilsyth

Flooded old quarry at Auchinstarry Park at Kilsyth



Climbers on quarry rock face in Auchinstarry Park.

Climbers on quarry rock face in Auchinstarry Park.



Croy Hill from Auchinstarry Basin on Forth and Clyde Canal at Kilsyth

Croy Hill is the site of part of the Antonine Wall and a Roman fortlet.





Kilsyth Hills above town of Kilsyth from Roman Fort on Barr Hill at Twechar

Kilsyth Hills above town of Kilsyth from Roman Fort on Barr Hill at Twechar


Tomtain from "Tak-me-doon" Road over the Kilsyth Hills

Tomtain ( 1486ft, 453m ) above town of Kilsyth from the "Tak-me-doon" Road over the Kilsyth Hills




Location Map for Kilsyth and Tomtain

Location Map for Kilsyth and Tomtain


Forth & Clyde Canal Gallery Photo Gallery  :: Kilsyth Gallery Photo Gallery

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Guide Books & Maps - Scotland:-


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Glasgow Visitor Guide - Colin Baxter Itchy Insider's Guide to Glasgow Glasgow Footprint Pocket Guide Glasgow Insight Pocket Guide Glasgow Guide Pub Companion Glasgow Scotland's Highlands & Islands - Rough Guide Scotland - Rough Guide

Glasgow Insight Pocket GuideCollins Street Map of GlasgowGlasgow: Then & NowThey belonged to Glasgow Phillips Street Atlas of Glasgow & West Central Scotland Glasgow: The Photographic Atlas100 Hillwalks around Glasgow 50 Walks in Glasgow & SW Scotland

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

West Highland Way: Official GuideWest Highland Way: Rucksac ReadersWest Highland Way: TrailblazerThe West Highland WayWest Highland Way: Footprint MapWest Highland Way - Map West Highland Way - Map West Highland Way Wet Highland Way - Official Guide

Munro Almanac The High Mountains of Britain and Ireland The Munros: Scottish Mountaineering Club The Isle of Skye The Isle of Arran Wilderness Walks Ski Mountaineering in Scotland

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

Classic Climbs - Central & Southern Highlands The Isle of Arran Lonely Planet, Walking in ScotlandPathfinder Guide: Skye and NW Highlands WalksPathfinder Guide: Fort William and Glen Coe Walks Rambler's Guide: Ben Nevis and Glen Coe50 Best Routes on Skye and Raasay - Chris Townsend









 


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