Newshot Island, a Window into the Past

On a very wet and extremely grey day last year, once lockdown had been relaxed a little, I chose to explore the old ships graveyard at Newshot Island, near Erskine.  Although situated just 300m from a housing estate, it’s not the easiest place to get to, at least, the main group of wrecks isn’t. Whether …

Forth and Clyde Canal – Auchinstarry Marina (Kilsyth)

Recently I found myself in Cumbernauld with a couple of hours to kill and little to do. Fortunately I had my camera in the boot of my car. This was not a planned outing and I had no idea where to go locally so I went a short drive. Only 5 minutes away I found …