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Attracties in Dumfries

Dumfries werd opgericht als een Royal Burgh in 1186  en is een plek om de dag door te brengen, alle attracties te zien,  

een plek die Robert Burns belde naar huis.

Dingen om te zien zijn, Robert Burns House Mausoleum, Rose Garden

Graf en standbeeld, Devorgilla Bridge, Old Bridge Museum, Midsteeple,

Victoria Cross ontvangers gedenkteken

Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura

Luchtvaartmuseum, Robert Burns Center

Moat Brae Huis en Tuin

Greyfriars Church en  's werelds oudste postkantoor.

Devorgilla Bridge Dumfries

De onderstaande lijst is de attracties die op de kaart van Dumfries en Galloway zijn aangegeven

Robert Burns Hermitage

 

Burns Cottage

 

Sint-Michiels- en Zuidparochiekerk

 

Burns Standbeeld Dumfries

 

Robert Burns House

 

Jean Armour Standbeeld

 

Dumfries-museum

 

Obscura en museum

 

Robert Burns Ellisland Farm

 

Robert Burns Memorial Garden

 

Robert Burns Memorial Cairn

 

Wenkbrauwen

 

Site van Old Greyfriars Church

Spaarbankenmuseum

 

Luchtvaartmuseum Dumfries & Galloway

 

Lieverd Abdij

Devorgilla-brug

 

Middentoren

 

Robert Burns Center  

 

Mausoleum van Robert Burns  

 

Burgh-kerk

 

Noorwegen Huis

 

Robert Burns Rose Garden

 

Dumfries Academie

 

Dr. Henry Duncan  Standbeeld

 

Lochfoot-fontein

 

Ca' de Yowes  

Robert Burns gedenksteen

 

Burns' Rock

 

Oorlogsmonument Maxwellton

 

Museum van het oude brughuis

 

3e Hertog van Queensberry Monument

Robert Burns Rose Garden Dumfries Plaque.JPG
Plaque on his house in Dumfries.JPG
Robert Burns Mausoleum Dumfries.
Robert Burns Statue Dumfries

John Paul Jones Birthplace Museum

John Paul Jones was a Revolutionary War hero known as the father of the U.S. Navy.

Born in Arbigland Kirkcudbright Scotland in 6th July 1747, John Paul joined the British Merchant Marine at the age of 13 at the age of 27 he fled to America as he murdered a sailor in self-defence on the island of Tobago. Arriving in America he added Jones to his name to hide his identity. He joined the Continental Navy and became the scourge of the British Navy, when the Continental Navy disbanded in 1787 he joined the Russian Navy. He ended his life in France and died in Paris in 1792.

His remains were eventually found in a disused cemetery in Paris and return to America. He lies at rest in a tomb inside the chapel of the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.

There has been 5 US naval war ships named after John Paul Jones the last being

the USS John Paul Jones (DDG-53) built in 1991.

John Paul Jones Plaque Kirkbean
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