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Crossraguel Abbey
Ayrshire and Arran - Maybole, Strathclyde, Scotland
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About the photo:

Crossraguel Abbey is located right beside the A77 near Maybole. I was on my way to Whithorn, in Dumfries and Galloway, after dropping my family off at Glasgow International Airport for a 7 am flight to Canada (Note to self: getting up at 3am doesn't generally make for a terrific start to the day). The fog was as dense as a blanket near Glasgow, but by the time I reached the abbey it had dispersed, leaving a gorgeous blue sky. The attendant let me in to the site a few minutes early, and I wandered about until I saw this photo of the best preserved part of the abbey ruins. You can get fantastic views from the top of the tower, too!

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