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 Photographs of a traverse of the ridge from the Corbett Shalloch on Minnoch to Kirrieroch Hill

in the Galloway Hills of the Borders Region of Scotland


Start point in Bell Memorial car park for the ascent of Shalloch on Minnoch

Start point in Bell Memorial car park for the ascent of Shalloch on Minnoch



Waterfall in the Buchan Burn on the ascent route to The Merrick

 The ruins of the Shalloch on Minnoch farmhouse





Waterfall on the Shalloch on Minnoch burn

Waterfall on the Shalloch on Minnoch burn



Culsharg bothy beneath Benyellary on the ascent route to The Merrick

Trig Point on Shalloch on Minnoch ( 775m, 2,543ft )

Views extend f
rom the summit to Ailsa Craig and the Isle of Arran in the Firth of Clyde



Loch Riecawr from Shalloch on Minnoch

Loch Riecawr from Shalloch on Minnoch

Shalloch on Minnoch is at the northern end of the " Awful Hand " range of the Galloway Hills




The Merrick ( 843m, 2,766ft ) from Benyellary

The Merrick above Kirrieroch Hill from Shalloch on Minnoch





Kirrieroch Hill

Kirrieroch Hill  ( 786m  - a former Corbett )





Shalloch on Minnoch from Kirrieroch Hill

Shalloch on Minnoch from Kirrieroch Hill





Kirrieroch Hill

The Merrick from Kirrieroch Hill

The " Awful Hand " range runs from The Merrick to Shalloch on Minnoch





Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde from cairn on Kirrieroch Hill

Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde  from cairn on Kirrieroch Hill




Kirrieroch Hill

Kirrieroch Hill on descent






Map of Shalloch on Minnoch and Kirrieroch Hill

Map of Shalloch on Minnoch and Kirrieroch Hill


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