Dunnottar Castle

Stonehaven, Kincardine
Map Reference: NO 882839
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© 1997-1999 C.Garner & P.Wright
Photos copyright © 1998 by Sally J.Smith
and copyright © 2000 S. Wiggins
and copyright © 2001 S. Yarnell
 
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Dunnottar sits upon a large rock 160 feet above the sea. A courtyard castle, parts of Dunnottar date back to the 13th c. and was likely occupied long before that. The L-plan keep dates from the 15th c..

Dunnottar Castle : The approach
© 2000 S. Wiggins
Above: Dunnottar and the narrow path leading to it.

Bottom left: Gateway with keep beyond.

Bottom Right: Across the courtyard.

Dunnottar Castle : Gateway
© 1998 S. Smith

© 2001 S. Yarnell

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