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Well of the Lecht
Well of the Lecht

Nr. Tomintoul, Ballindalloch, Banffshire, Scotland, UK

An attractive plaque, beside the well on the A939 records how five companies of the 33rd Regiment built this section of...

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    Midmar Kirk Stone Circle

    Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, AB51

    A recumbent stone circle, with a massive recumbent stone and flankers. In the kirkyard at Midmar Kirk.

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    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.

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  • Sueno's Stone © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Sueno's Stone (HS)

    Forres, Moray, IV36

    At over 6m high, Scotland's tallest sculpted standing stone. Its carvings include rare battle scenes.

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  • Cullerlie Stone Circle © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Cullerlie Stone Circle (HS)

    Skene, Westhill, Aberdeenshire, AB14

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

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    Bridge of Dye

    Aberdeenshire, AB31

    Built in 1680 this is one of the oldest bridges in the north-east. Tolls were once levied for its upkeep.

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  • Loanhead of Daviot Stone Circle © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Loanhead of Daviot Stone Circle (HS)

    Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, AB51

    The best known of a group of recumbent stone circles, enclosing a ring cairn. Beside it is a small burial enclosure.

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    Chapel of St Fergus Stones

    Dyce, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK

    Two finely carved Pictish stones are set into the east gable of the old kirk. One has a large beast and symbols, the other...

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  • Tomnaverie Stone Circle © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Tomnaverie Stone Circle (HS)

    Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, AB34

    A recumbent stone circle about 4,000 years old.

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  • Culsh Souterrain © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Culsh Souterrain (HS)

    by Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, AB35

    A well-preserved underground passage, with roofing slabs intact over the large chamber and entrance. About 2,000 years old.

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    Sunhoney Stone Circle

    Echt, Westhill, Aberdeenshire, AB32

    A particularly fine recumbent stone circle, with nine standing stones and a cup-marked recumbent stone with flanking pillars.

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    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...

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  • Easter Aquhorthies Stone Circle © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Easter Aquhorthies Stone Circle (HS)

    Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, AB51

    A recumbent stone circle about 4,000 years old. Car parking nearby.

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  • Formaston Cross Slab
    Formaston Cross Slab

    The Lodge on the Loch, Aboyne, AB34 5BR

    Formaston Cross Slab

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    Eslie the Greater Stone Circle

    Banchory, Aberdeenshire, AB31

    A well-preserved recumbent stone circle, with good views to the south and west.

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  • 1 Well of the Lecht Nr. Tomintoul, Ballindalloch, Banffshire, Scotland, UK
    2 Midmar Kirk Stone Circle Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, AB51
    3 Migvie Stone by Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK
    4 Sueno's Stone (HS) Forres, Moray, IV36
    5 Cullerlie Stone Circle (HS) Skene, Westhill, Aberdeenshire, AB14
    6 Bridge of Dye Aberdeenshire, AB31
    7 Loanhead of Daviot Stone Circle (HS) Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, AB51
    8 Chapel of St Fergus Stones Dyce, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK
    9 Tomnaverie Stone Circle (HS) Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, AB34
    10 Culsh Souterrain (HS) by Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, AB35
    11 Sunhoney Stone Circle Echt, Westhill, Aberdeenshire, AB32
    12 Bennachie Visitor Centre (FCS) Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, AB51 5HX
    13 Easter Aquhorthies Stone Circle (HS) Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, AB51
    14 Formaston Cross Slab The Lodge on the Loch, Aboyne, AB34 5BR
    15 Eslie the Greater Stone Circle Banchory, Aberdeenshire, AB31

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