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Kinnaird Head Castle Lighthouse & Museum

Kinnaird Head
Fraserburgh
Aberdeenshire
AB43

Kinnaird Head Lighthouse is a fascinating example of fitting new wine into an old bottle. This fine 16th century castle built for the Fraser family was altered to take the first lighthouse built by the Commissioners of the Northern Lighthouses in 1787.

The lighthouse is still in working order but has now been replaced by a small unmanned light nearby. It remains much as it was left by the last lighthouse crew.

This property is managed by the Kinnaird Head Trust.

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Directions

On a promontory in Fraserburgh, on the A92.

Kinnaird Head Castle Lighthouse & Museum Postcode for SatNav: AB43

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