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Fortrose Cathedral

Cathedral Square, Fortrose, Scotland
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Interesting.

We were here looking for Dolphins and when we saw a signpost to the Cathedral we stopped by to have... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
NorthernHeatseeker
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UK
Interesting Ruin

Interesting history behind these ruins. Would have been a beautiful building in its day. Worth a... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Elizabeth C
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Cathedral Square, Fortrose, Scotland

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

We were here looking for Dolphins and when we saw a signpost to the Cathedral we stopped by to have a look. We walked around it and took some photos, very well kept grounds.

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Interesting history behind these ruins. Would have been a beautiful building in its day. Worth a visit.

Thank Elizabeth C
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

I can't talk to the information available at the site as it was late at night that I visited when passing. It's well lit up of an evening and makes for a different aspect of photography with daytime visits. Having done the Abbey tour earlier...More

Thank lynsayjane
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

Nice ruin but not much to see and little information, also most of the ruin is fenced off. Looks good lit up at night but you won't miss much if you don't visit here.

Thank Brian B
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I was fascinated by this place. You can feel the history of it and the Graves surrounding it. Great spot for pictures and to have a coffee and a lunch in hand.

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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Set behind the High Street in the village of Fortrose the cathedral is an OK place to visit but not worth going out of your way for. Best part is it is free!

Thank UncleDads
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

Very cool ruin's. Worth a visit themselves but if you can also time your visit with the St Boniface fair then its doubly worth a visit! A lovely little village to visit too.

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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

On the day we visited they were having a fayre day and stall holders were dressed in old fashioned clothes.the cathedral was interesting although the roof was gone.ancient graves in grounds. Nice village campsite nearby.

Thank Keith L
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

What a great ruin of a 13th century building looks to be well looked after and the people who live there extremely friendly

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Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Practically in the middle of town, the ruins of the cathedral and choir are in a neat grassy space. A few boards explain things. At he heights of its glory it had a sizable group of canons here. Mary Queen of Scots is supposed to...More

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