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Jun 10, 2014 - Kirkcaldy to Leven

I have to say...I think we were all a little skeptical last night after our walk through Kirkcaldy. The town at one time was the Linoleum manufacturing capital of the world. Yes...linoleum...and you know how popular that stuff is nowadays. Well the linoleum industry started a big decline...thank god :) ...in the 1960s and the last factory in Kirkcaldy closed 4 or 5 years ago. You can imagine what happened to this town as a result. It makes Millinocket look like a bustling town! No actually...it's not quite that bad but things were pretty...

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United Kingdom 2014