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FALKIRK has a good deal of visible history, going right back to the remains of the Roman Antonine Wall. The town was transformed in the eighteenth century by the construction of canals connecting Glasgow and Edinburgh. Within a few years, however, the trains arrived, and the canals gradually fell into disuse. While Falkirk's canals were a very visible sign of the area's industrial heritage, it was only in recent years that their leisure potential was realized, thanks to British Waterway's £84.5 million Millennium Link project to restore the canals and re-establish a navigable link …
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Airth Castle Hotel and Spa

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Falkirk Wheel (The)

In May 2002, the Falkirk Wheel opened as the world's first rotating boat lift and has become a premiere landmark in Scotland since. The Wheel was built to link the Union Canal and the Forth ...