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By Frank Beattie

Ayrshire is a colourful county, and but it truly is a space of sharp contrasts. There are rocky shores, sandy beaches, busy commercial cities, sleepy hamlets, fertile land and lightly rolling hills. Then there's the key position the locals wish to hold to themselves: Loch Doon. accordingly, Ayrshire has lengthy been well-liked by travelers from the world over. such a lot come for the tradition, golfing or to investigate their ancestry. Whoever they're, they're going to normally ship a postcard domestic. An encyclopaedia may be written approximately Ayrshire, yet this ebook offers just a photo, not anything extra. An Ayrshire Postcard Album illustrates Ayrshire s groups with a set of infrequent postcards, many from Frank Beattie s assortment, others donated from associations around the county. They comprise photos of historical castles, nice mansions, humble cottages, village streets, and dealing humans. evidently, the album comprises memorials to Ayrshire s nice achievers William Wallace, Robert the Bruce, Johnnie Walker, Robert Burns, invoice Shankly and Keir Hardie.

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