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Knockhall Castle, Dovecot Tower

Dovecot (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Knockhall Castle, Dovecot Tower

Classification Dovecot (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Newburgh Castle

Canmore ID 252777

Site Number NJ92NE 2.01

NGR NJ 99374 26457

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

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

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Remains of circular doocot adjacent; once fine with conical roof and entrance cupola. Reconstructed late 17th century, burned 1734.

Taken from "Aberdeenshire: Donside and Strathbogie - An Illustrated Architectural Guide", by Ian Shepherd, 2006. Published by the Rutland Press http://www.rias.org.uk

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