Suicide Notes

Folly on Kinnoull Hill, Perth Female aged 31.  She pushed her six-month old son and two-year old daughter over the cliff and then leapt to her death.
Folly on Kinnoull Hill, Perth
Female aged 31.
She pushed her six-month old son and two-year old daughter over the cliff and then leapt to her death.

 

Copse on Gallow Hill, Tealing Male aged 42.   He shot himself in the head four days before he was due to go on trial for eleven charges of rape, torture and assault over a period of twelve years.
Copse on Gallow Hill, Tealing
Male aged 42.
He shot himself in the head four days before he was due to go on trial for eleven charges of rape, torture and assault over a period of twelve years.

 

Fallen Tree, Nature Reserve near Ashkirk Male aged 44.  The former paramedic was found dead by the side of the loch on a nature reserve near Ashkirk in the Borders.
Fallen Tree, Nature Reserve near Ashkirk
Male aged 44.
The former paramedic was found dead by the side of the loch on a nature reserve near Ashkirk in the Borders.

 

Forest Entrance, Bridge of Orchy Male aged 41.  Artist and founding member of the Young British Artists group, he was found hanging from a tree on the last day of his London exhibition in March 2008.
Forest Entrance, Bridge of Orchy
Male aged 41.
Artist and founding member of the Young British Artists group, he was found hanging from a tree on the last day of his London exhibition in March 2008.

 

Eroded Rocks at the Falls of Bruar, Perthshire Male aged 44.  The accountant was reported missing after auditors inspected the accounts of the sports centre for which he acted as treasurer and trustee.
Eroded Rocks at the Falls of Bruar, Perthshire
Male aged 44.
The accountant was reported missing after auditors inspected the accounts of the sports centre for which he acted as treasurer and trustee.

 

View over Fauldhouse Moor, West Lothian Male aged 43.  The joiner had recently been made redundant.
View over Fauldhouse Moor, West Lothian
Male aged 43.
The joiner had recently been made redundant.

 

Tidal Swell, Monifieth Female aged 41.  The young grandmother was last seen standing in the sea at Monifieth in the early hours of Sunday 6th April 2008.
Tidal Swell, Monifieth
Female aged 41.
The young grandmother was last seen standing in the sea at Monifieth in the early hours of Sunday 6th April 2008.

 

Dark Water beneath the Tay Bridge, Tayport Male aged 19.  The Dundee University student was a talented musician, and popular among the college fraternity.
Dark Water beneath the Tay Bridge, Tayport
Male aged 19.
The Dundee University student was a talented musician, and popular among the college fraternity.