Walking Through History

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20081110

Kilmartin Glen in Argyll is the location for the first in a new series featuring walks through five of Scotland's richest historical landscapes.

In prehistoric times, Kilmartin was home to a thriving prehistoric community and the monuments they created still dominate the glen. Burial cairns, stone circles, rock art and standing stones tell the story of these ancient people, and can be explored on foot in a day.

20081117

Dunfermline is the location for a walk in the footsteps of one of Scotland's most famous historic couples - King Malcolm III and his wife St Margaret. Presented by Neil Oliver.

0320081124

Cambuskenneth is the location for a walk telling the story of the Wars of Independence.

The ruined abbey at Cambuskenneth is the location for a walk telling the story of Scotland's Wars of Independence and the characters who shaped this period of history.

0420081201

Neil Oliver tells the story of Finlaggan on Islay.

05 LAST20081214