Journey to the Western Isles of Scotland
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The ruins of the cathedral of Elgin afforded us another proof of the waste of reformation. There is enough yet remaining to shew, that it was once magnificent. Its whole plot is easily traced. On the north side of the choir, the chapter-house, which is roofed with an arch of stone, remains entire; and on the south side, another mass of building, which we could not enter, is preserved by the care of the family of Gordon; but the body of the church is a mass of fragments.
Какво казват хората - Напишете рецензия
Не намерихме рецензии на обичайните места.
SLANES CASTLE THE BULLER OF BUCHAN
FORES CALDER FORT GEORGE
FALL OF FIERS
TALISKER IN SKY
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