Fishing the Glenlair Beat on The Urr

Glenlair Beat Map

The Glenlair Beat stretches from Torr Knowe to the Glenlair Burn on the right bank looking downstream – a distance of almost a mile. There are some 8 pools scattered along its length interspersed with deep rock pools and fast runs. It is best fished with a short rod of no more than 9′ as …

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Glenlair: A brief Architectural History

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By Prof. Jordi Cat of The Department of History and Philosophy of Science Indiana University, USA Architecture around the turn the late 18th-century would become the arena in which religious controversies, political debates and cultural, philosophical and scientific ideas were expressed. To understand Glenlair one must remember that John Clerk Maxwell (1790-1856) and his son …

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