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Maybole Collegiate Church

Maybole, KA19 7AE

St Andrews Castle (HS)

St Andrews, Fife, KY16 9AR

This cliff top castle, sited dramatically overlooking the North Sea, and protected by a rock cut moat, was the secure…

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Castle of Old Wick (HS)

Wick, Caithness, KW1 5

The ruins of the Castle of Old Wick are dramatically located on top of steep cliffs overlooking the sea. The simple…

Fleet Mound

Golspie, Sutherland, KW10

This great embankment was built in 1814 - 1816 to carry the new road across Loch Fleet. The old bridge is fitted with...

Bennachie Visitor Centre (FCS)

Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, AB51 5HX

Discover the history and legends of Bennachie. Learn about the colonists of the 1800's and see the Maiden Stone, a 10-ft...

Covenanters Memorial

Grassmarket, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

This simple memorial marks the spot where over a 100 Covenanters were hanged for their religious beliefs.

Whithorn Priory (HS)

Whithorn, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK

Where some of Scotland's earliest Christians worshipped about 1,500 years ago.

Corrimony Chambered Cairn (HS)

Drumnadrochit, Inverness-shire, Scotland, UK

An excavated passage grave of probable Bronze-Age date, defined by a stone kerb and surrounded by a circle of 11 standing…

Baluachraig Rock Carvings

Kilmartin, Scotland, UK

A small group of easily accessible cup and ring marked rocks.

Scotstarvit Tower (HS)

Nr. Cupar, Fife, Scotland, UK

Renowned as the home of Sir John Scot, author of 'Scot of Scotstarvit's Staggering State of the Scots Statesmen'.

Dunkeld Bridge

Dunkeld, Perthshire, PH8

Completed in 1809 this was one of Thomas Telford's finest bridges. Originally tolls were charged. These proved most...

Cullerlie Stone Circle (HS)

Skene, Westhill, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK

A circle of eight stones enclosing an area consecrated by fires on which eight small cairns were later built.

Kilmory Knap Chapel

Knapdale, Argyll, Scotland, UK

A small chapel in a superb position it houses the exquisitely carved MacMillan’s cross and a large collection of medieval...

Parliament Square

Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

The square takes its name from Parliament House built here in 1641 to house the Scottish Parliament.

Migvie Stone

by Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK

A handsome 9th century Pictish cross-slab with on one side a large cross and on the other a horse and rider.

1 Maybole Collegiate Church Maybole, KA19 7AE
2 St Andrews Castle (HS) St Andrews, Fife, KY16 9AR 4 stars
3 Castle of Old Wick (HS) Wick, Caithness, KW1 5
4 Fleet Mound Golspie, Sutherland, KW10
5 Bennachie Visitor Centre (FCS) Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, AB51 5HX
6 Covenanters Memorial Grassmarket, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
7 Whithorn Priory (HS) Whithorn, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK
8 Corrimony Chambered Cairn (HS) Drumnadrochit, Inverness-shire, Scotland, UK
9 Baluachraig Rock Carvings Kilmartin, Scotland, UK
10 Scotstarvit Tower (HS) Nr. Cupar, Fife, Scotland, UK
11 Dunkeld Bridge Dunkeld, Perthshire, PH8
12 Cullerlie Stone Circle (HS) Skene, Westhill, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK
13 Kilmory Knap Chapel Knapdale, Argyll, Scotland, UK
14 Parliament Square Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
15 Migvie Stone by Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK

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