Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for Pitfichie Castle

Pitfichie Castle, a roofless ruin in Monymusk parish, Aberdeenshire, 1¾ mile NNW of Monymusk station. It belonged, with a small estate around it, to the family of General Hurry, who figured in the times of the Covenanters; and it passed to the Forbes family, proprietors of the Monymusk estate.


(F.H. Groome, Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland (1882-4); © 2004 Gazetteer for Scotland)

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Feature Description: "a roofless ruin"   (ADL Feature Type: "historical sites")
Administrative units: Monymusk ScoP       Aberdeenshire ScoCnty

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