Just look at this amazing poster, advertising See Scotland by Train. The silhouettes of the buildings and the beach are still there, and I think the building, on the left, could be the Beach Cafe, which is also still there.
My second daughter works at the newly refurbished Museum in Edinburgh and sent me this.
Right, more history.
During the late Neolithic and early Bronze Age, a large number of, usually circular, burial mounds were erected in prominent locations to intern important members of the community. The rites of inhumation (in short, stone-lined cist graves), and cremation (in large pottery urns), were practised. Aberdeenshire Council.
This one is huge, and is the remaining one of three, at Memsie, not far from here.
The picture below gives a better idea of the size as you can see the house behind it.
This morning's deer via the DP.
And as lambing continues apace some more aww pictures (and dreams of mint sauce Penny.)
I'll just meander along to the bottle of wine.