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Castle Menzies

Castle · Perth and Kinross · 88 m
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A spectacular 16th century castle.

This castle has been lovingly restored and is architecturally fascinating. A fine Renaissance example of the transition in Scottish castles from earlier very rugged Highland fortresses to later mansion houses.

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Update: August 09, 2022

Coordinates

OS Grid
NN 83695 49618
DD
56.623927, -3.897157
DMS
56°37'26.1"N 3°53'49.8"W
UTM
30V 444951 6275884
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Distance 54.2 km
Duration 5:30 h
Ascent 367 m
Descent 336 m

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Descent 336 m

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