Iron Thistle hosts fire ceremony

Representatives of different Scottish clans pause as bagpipes play following the lighting of a ceremonial fire Friday during the Iron Thistle Scottish Festival at Mollie Spencer Farms. The fire represents Scottish immigrants’ journey to the New World. Photos / Larissa Copeland

Representatives of the Lindsay Clan shout their battle cry before Friday’s fire ceremony.

Paul Sinclair plays the bagpipes immediately after the lighting of the ceremonial fire.

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