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Huntly Castle Souvenir Guide

Front cover of Huntly Castle souvenir guide

In 1190, the earls of Fife built a stronghold to guard a river crossing from rival families. During its 400 year story the stronghold would become Huntly Castle, a magnificent palace and spiritual home of the mighty clan Gordon.

This illustrated souvenir guide will shed light on Huntly Castle, the fall of the Fifes of Strathbogie and the dramatic rise of the Gordons of Huntly, as well as providing stunning images of one of Scotland’s most impressive medieval buildings.

Learn more about the castle and the families who shaped it with this indispensable guide.

  • Audiences:

    Members, Visitors
  • Date Published:

    18 October 2018
  • Publisher:

    Historic Environment Scotland
  • Publication Types:

    Official Souvenir Guide
  • Author(s):

    Allan Rutherford

  • Format(s):

    36 pages, 147mm x 210mm
  • Language: