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Cobairdy Castle

Castle (Medieval)

Site Name Cobairdy Castle

Classification Castle (Medieval)

Alternative Name(s) Cobairdy House Policies

Canmore ID 17863

Site Number NJ54SE 2

NGR NJ 5750 4366

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/site/17863

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Aberdeenshire
  • Parish Forgue
  • Former Region Grampian
  • Former District Gordon
  • Former County Aberdeenshire

Archaeology Notes

NJ54SE 2 5750 4366

For present Cobairdy House and associated buildings, see NJ54SE 30.00.

(NJ 5750 4366) Cobairdy Castle (NR) (Site of)

OS 6" map, Aberdeenshire, 2nd ed., (1902)

The site of the old castle which is supposed to have been built in 1500 is near the mansion house of Cobairdy.

Name Book 1871.

No trace of the castle is to be seen, and no further information was obtained during the course of field investigation.

Visited by OS (EGC) 2 October 1961.

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