A fine selection of holiday cottages, hotels, B&Bs, inns, lodges, Travelodges, Premier Inns etc across The Lowlands. Includes Edinburgh, Glasgow, Loch Lomond and Troassachs National Park and the Scottish Borders. Pictured is the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow.
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The Falkirk Wheel, Falkirk


  • Located in Falkirk, Falkirk, The Lowlands, Scotland
  • The Falkirk Wheel, Lime Road, Tamfourhill, Falkirk FK1 4RS
  • The world's first rotating boat lift
  • Connects the Forth and Clyde Canal with the Union Canal
  • There's a difference of 24 metres between the water level in both canals, hence the need for the wheel
  • Opened in 2002

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www.thefalkirkwheel.co.uk
The Falkirk Wheel, Falkirk


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