HIDDEN ABERDON: TALES OF THE RIVER

Sir Duncan Rice Library, Aberdeen, AB24 3AA
Wed 2nd July 2014
A brand new tour which was launched last year as part of the "Surfing the Don" art exhibition, now added to your regular schedules. Beginning outside the University Library, what was the heart of the Powis estate, we follow the watercourses of the medieval landscape through the Chanonry, into Seaton Park and walk along the River Don, uncovering lost and forgotten stories of the Auld Toun's main water source. Ending at Brig o' Balgownie where there is always wildlife to see by the bridge, we conclude this nature and history walk through one of our truly hidden spaces. Stopping Points: SITE OF POWIS LOCH CHANONRY TILLYDRONE MOTTE SEATON PARK DONSIDE WALK BRIG O BALGOWNIE - CHARTER HOUSE, MISSION HALL, BRIDGE Duration approx 2hrs Not suitable for those with restricted mobility - wear sturdy shoes incase of wet weather as the paths near the river can be slippery.
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