Geography and history

Old Deer: A local scene

This section contains notes about the village and places of historical interest within a few miles of the village as well as personal reminiscences and histories.

The village of Old DeerOld postcardsBram Stoker at Cruden Bay: Gothic horror in the Summer holidays
More on Old DeerGrowing up in Old DeerRhynie and Tap o' Noth
The Abbey of St Mary of DeerBurnett Stuart of Dens and Crichie: Glimpses of a family historyThe Buchan horsemen and their secret society
Aikey BraeThe stone circle at StrichenThe castles of Buchan
The Kemp HallCherry-cocking in Buchan