This picture was recently sent in to Mysterious Britain & Ireland. The camera used has 3.2 mp and is was about 8 years old. The photographer has always used this camera and never had a picture like produced. No flash was used.
The name Gretna derives origins from ‘Gretenhow', an Angle term meaning gravel hill. Of course the Angles were not the first settlers in Gretna, they had been preceded by both the Romans and Norsemen. The area surrounding Gretna has seen many battles between the English and Scots as they invaded each other. In 1376 Gretna was completely destroyed during one such battle. Read More »