photography & artwork: The Creative Minds
for Shiny Happy People, August 2010 347 views
Denny, Stirlingshire, Scotland
The River Carron is a river in central Scotland.
It rises in the Campsie Fells before flowing into Strathcarron Reservoir. It passes by Denny, then between Larbert and Falkirk before flowing into the Firth of Forth near Grangemouth.
“Lads O’ the Fair”
For ye can see them a’, the lads o’ the fair
Lads frae the Forth an’ the Carron Water
Workin’ lads an’ lads wi’ gear
Lads that’ll sell ye the provost’s dochter
Sogers back frae the German Wars
Peddlers up frae the Border.