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Scottish place names around the world

From Livingstone in Zambia named after the missionary-explorer David Livingstone (you can visit his birthplace in Blantyre, that’s Blantyre in Scotland rather than Blantyre in Malawi!)┬áto Macquarie Harbour in Tasmania (Lachlan Macquarie, one of the most popular colonial Governors of … Continue reading

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