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Balmoral Estates, Princess Alice's Monument

Commemorative Monument (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Balmoral Estates, Princess Alice's Monument

Classification Commemorative Monument (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Balmoral Castle Policies

Canmore ID 120830

Site Number NO29SW 24

NGR NO 2499 9481

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Aberdeenshire
  • Parish Crathie And Braemar
  • Former Region Grampian
  • Former District Kincardine And Deeside
  • Former County Aberdeenshire

Archaeology Notes

NO29SW 24 2499 9481

Princess Alice's Monument [NAT]

OS 1:10,000 map, 1972.

For Balmoral Castle (NO 2550 9495) and related monuments, see NO29NE 15.00.

Architecture Notes

Granite Celticesque cross with ringed cross-head. Set in rock-faced rubble base. Memorial to Princess Alice, Grand Duchess of Hesse (1843-1878). Flanked by granite benches.

This site was recorded as part of the Listed Buildings Recording Programme (LBRP) for 2001-02.

Information from RCAHMS (NMC), 2002.

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