Day 095 : Gretna – Ruthwell

Gretna seemed quite touristy with a big shopping outlet complex, probably piggy backing onto nearby popular Gretna Green. This with it’s famous Blacksmith shop was linked to weddings due to the fairly liberal marriage laws in Scotland. Being near the border it enabled couples to elope to Scotland to get married.


I leave Gretna, taking the road out westwards. I call back later to see the Blacksmith shop.

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