Ve been neglecting two wheels in favour of two feet recently, so time for a long overdue bike expedition. Despite a prevailing southern wind, i. Elsick mounth, the megalithic portal, ed. Archibald watt, highways and byways around kincardineshire, stonehaven heritage soc. The barony of cowie is a geographical and political division of land in aberdeenshire, scotland deriving from the middle ages.
From wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The elsick mounth is an ancient trackway crossing the grampian mountains in the vicinity of netherley, scotland. How do you say elsick mounth. Listen to the audio pronunciation of elsick mounth on pronouncekiwi.
Elsick mounth is one of the ancient trackways that cross the mounth hills from the dee to the mearns. We parked on the north side at no. But just as easy from the south. Lovely walk south on the track today. On the south side you can visit the lang stane, campstone hill ring cairns and raedykes roman camp. The top destination for megaliths and prehistory worldwide. Ancient trackway in aberdeenshire.
Sie nutzten den elsick mounth, eine der ältesten bekannten straßen, die die grampian mountains durchquerte. Die burg drum castle stammt aus dem 13. The heritage paths project is pleased to announce that neil ramsay. Our former project officer. One of our earliest volunteers. Have teamed up to write an ebook. With photography by long. Standing scotways member graham marr.
Elsick mounth or netherley road, from stonehaven to drum, followed by the modern b. The slug road, from stonehaven to durris. Elsick house is located near the ancient causey mounth trackway, which road was constructed in medieval times to make passable this only available route.
Public transport a frequent bus service links drumoak to aberdeen and banchory. Up to 2 cycles may be carried on coach style buses. The elsick mounth is an ancient trackway crossing the grampian mountains in the vicinity of netherley, scotland. This trackway was one of the few means of traversing the grampian mounth area in prehistoric and medieval times. The highest pass of the route is attained within the durris forest.