A Tale of Water Spirits, Shire Horses and Stainless Steel

Amazing! I have to see this someday! Wonderful idea for a prompt, too.

Travel with Intent

-Look Up, Look Down Challenge, Week 73

Every Thursday, I publish a post containing photo(s) taken from above or below, and invite you to join in the challenge by posting your own photos with an up or down perspective.

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This giant, metal nose belongs to one of the world’s largest equine sculptures – the Kelpies, two huge statues that stand on the Forth and Clyde Canal in Central Scotland.

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These two massive horse heads, designed by sculptor Andy Scott, stand 30 metres tall and are the largest public art work in Scotland.

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I had been wanting to see them for ages, so on a wet, wild and windy December day I hid my camera under my coat, donned hat and gloves and made a dash from the car park.  It really was the bleakest of days, but these incredible sculptures did not disappoint.  It is hard to believe that what was…

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  1. Debbie Smyth says:

    Glad you like them. They are truly amazing. You won’t be disappointed if you manage to get there in person, whatever the weather!

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