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By Frank Beattie

Ayrshire is a colourful county, and but it's a space of sharp contrasts. There are rocky seashores, sandy seashores, busy business cities, sleepy hamlets, fertile land and lightly rolling hills. Then there's the key position the locals wish to hold to themselves: Loch Doon. consequently, Ayrshire has lengthy been well liked by travelers from internationally. such a lot come for the tradition, golfing or to investigate their ancestry. Whoever they're, they'll continually ship a postcard domestic. An encyclopaedia can be written approximately Ayrshire, yet this booklet offers just a picture, not anything extra. An Ayrshire Postcard Album illustrates Ayrshire s groups with a suite of infrequent postcards, many from Frank Beattie s assortment, others donated from associations around the county. They contain photographs of historical castles, nice mansions, humble cottages, village streets, and dealing humans. certainly, the album contains memorials to Ayrshire s nice achievers William Wallace, Robert the Bruce, Johnnie Walker, Robert Burns, invoice Shankly and Keir Hardie.

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