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Cawdor Castle

Cawdor Castle

The Cawdor Castle is situated on the east bank of the steep-sided valley of the Allt Dearg, just about five miles south of Nairn. The castle was built around the 15th century, as a tower house throughout the centuries additional parts were added. The castle is listed as a Category A building. The Cawdor Castle …

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St Machar's Cathedral

St Machar’s Cathedral

St Machar’s Cathedral St Machar’s Cathedral was the seat of the bishop of Aberdeen, around 1131, However, the Bishop Nechtan moved from Mortlach to Dufftown. William Wallace in 1305 was executed and parts of his body were sent across the country to warn other dissenters, however, the left arm ended up in Aberdeen and has …

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