Monymusk

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The House of Monymusk

Monymusk (Scottish Gaelic: Monadh Musga) is a planned village in the Marr area of Aberdeenshire, Scotland. It began in 1170,[1] was rebuilt in 1840[1][2] and in modern times serves as a site for fishing on the nearby River Don.[3]

The eminent geologist and palaeontologist Dame Maria Matilda Ogilvie Gordon was born in the village in 1864.

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  1. ^ a b Monymusk. Gazetteer for Scotland.
  2. ^ Monymusk History. Gazetteer for Scotland.
  3. ^ Monymusk Fishing

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Coordinates: 57°13′37″N 2°31′26″W / 57.2269°N 2.52385°W / 57.2269; -2.52385