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Keith's Tower

A Category B Listed Building in Stonehaven and Lower Deeside, Aberdeenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.074 / 57°4'26"N

Longitude: -2.335 / 2°20'6"W

OS Eastings: 379787

OS Northings: 798154

OS Grid: NO797981

Mapcode National: GBR XC.TD1F

Mapcode Global: WH8PW.3GCC

Entry Name: Keith's Tower

Listing Date: 18 August 1972

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 333954

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB2980

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Durris

County: Aberdeenshire

Electoral Ward: Stonehaven and Lower Deeside

Parish: Durris

Traditional County: Kincardineshire

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Description

Octagonal gothic tower, ashlar, about 50 ft high with battlemented parapet and set in roundel of pine trees. Built by Duke of Gordon to commemorate winning of lawsuit, 1825 (dated).

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