At 08:27 AM 2/11/99 -0000, John Birtwistle wrote:
>About a mile away there is another small hill, Monkey's Jump. On top is a
>solitary building, now derelict. Enter McDonald's! They propose to
>demolish this building and replace it with a splendid new food outlet,
>complete with huge car park and tasteful Golden Arches.
>We will then have the good fortune to be able to stand atop a monument to a
>previous age and admire a symbol of the true values of the twentieth
McDonald's does have a way of inserting itself into unfortunate
places. The McDonald's in Fort William, Scotland is right in the sight
line towards Ben Nevis. Another scenic view bites the dust.