Aberdeenshire SMR - NJ31SE0002 - COLQUHONNY CASTLE

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Primary ReferenceNJ31SE0002
NameCOLQUHONNY CASTLE
NRHE Card No.NJ31SE2
NRHE Numlink 16773
HES SM No. 5637
HES LB No.
Site Form Standing Structure
Site Condition Incomplete
Details Remains of a 16th century castle. According to tradition it was never finished. Only the barrel vaulted basement remains of the interior. It is not clear if there was ever a ditch or barmekin wall but any traces of a moat have been obliterated by later building.
Last Update16/08/2017
Updated Bynackerman
Compiler 
Date of Compilation25/05/1989

Easting: 336526.245875981, Northing: 812592.082007693

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National Grid Reference: NJ 3652 1259



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Monument Type 1Monument Type 2Monument Type 3OrderProbability
CASTLES Z-PLANA100
CELLARS BARREL-VAULTEDB100