History Index

Origin of the Name Monymusk

Prehistory
Ice-Age : Mesolithic : Neolithic : Crop Marks : Greenbogs : Long Barrows

Ancient Monuments
Stone-CircleHenges : Cairns : Stone Circles : Standing Stones : Map of Ancient Monuments

Bronze Age - from 2000 BC to 750 BC
Nether Mains Excavation : The Beaker People : The Barrow Mound

Iron Age 750 BC - 50 AD
The Celts : Celtic Settlements : The Warrior Celts : The Druids : The Picts : Pictish Symbol Stones : Maiden Stone : Hill Forts : Mither Tap

The BrecbennockThe Coming of Christianity
St Ninian : St Columba : The Culdees : The Brecbennoch

The Priory

The Church
The Building : Church Artefacts : Church Music : The Monymusk Stone

The Age of Enlightenment
Tower Houses : Tall Tales : Act of Union : Uprisings of 1715 and 1745 : Christian Watt

History of The Forbeses

History of The Grants

The PloughThe Agricultural Revolution
Monymusk Estate Purchased by the Grants : Sir Archibald Grant : Agricultural Reforms : Maps from the 1700s : Nether Mains Farm : Tenant Tacks or Leases : The Estate Factor : The Baron Bailie

The Kirktown of Monymusk
Rebuilding the village : Local Industries : The Fermtouns : New Towns Founded

Pitfichie Castle

Monymusk House 1960sThe House of Monymusk
Origins : Changes and Additions : Superstition and Legend

Legends
Jock o 'Bennachie : The Horseman's Stone : The Maiden Stone

ArisaidEstate Life in the 18th Century
Houses of the Tenants : Food and Drink : Clothing and Dress



Railway Engine C400The Railway
GNSR : Alford Valley Railway : Monymusk Station : Monymusk Saw Mill : Tombeg Cottages : Closure of the British Railway Network

World War II
Prisoner of War Camp : POW Camp Maps : The Enzean Bridge : House of Monymusk - Hospital

Did You Know..?
Monymusk Jamaica : Mountain Biking on Pitfichie : Wishing Circle : Jon Whiteley : Monymusk Library : Monymusk Reels and Folk Tunes

Bibliography