NK0948 : Babby Duthie's Rock, Ravenscraig

near to Inverugie, Aberdeenshire, Great Britain

Babby Duthie's Rock, Ravenscraig.
Babby Duthie's Rock, Ravenscraig.
Local legend has it that a young maiden, Barbara (Babby) Duthie, sat on the top of this rock on the bank of the River Ugie for several days and nights weeping for her former lover, a soldier at Ravenscraig Castle NK0948 : Ruins of Ravenscraig Castle on the opposite bank, who had left her for another and she finally cast herself into the deep pool at the base of the rock and was drowned.
See the rock from a different angle at: NK0948 : Babby Duthie's Rock 2
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2003
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Geograph (Second Visitor for NK0948)
Date Taken
Monday, 24 March, 2003   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 30 June, 2007
Category
River bank   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NK 096 488 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:31.7767N 1:50.4206W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NK 096 487
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