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St Machar’s Cathedral

St. Machar’s Cathedral is a church of Scotland “High Kirk” situated in old Aberdeen. According to legend, St Machar, who is said to have been a companion of St. Columba on his journey to Iona, founded a site of worship in old Aberdeen in around 580AD. The cathedral is a great example of a fortified kirk, with twin towers which hold spiral staircases to the upper floors and battlements.

St Machar’s Cathedral
The Chanonry
Old Aberdeen
AB24 1RQ
Tel: 01224 485988

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St. Machar's Cathedral Aberdeen