Braemar Castle

Region : Grampian
Location : near the village of Braemar in Aberdeenshire,

Details : A fortress built in 1628 by the Earl of Mar on the site of an even older habitation. It was a major centre of Jacobite resistance, and was usurped used as a seat of Hanoverian authority after the Jacobite Rising of 1745. see also undiscovered scotland

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