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Spynie Palace, Moray


  • Located in Elgin, Moray, The Highlands & Islands, Scotland
  • Spynie Castle, nr Elgin IV30 5QG
  • Fortified palace built for the Bishops of Moray
  • Dates from the twelfth century
  • Fell into disrepair at the end of the seventeenth century after a dispute between its owner and King William and Queen Mary
  • Managed by Historic Scotland

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www.historic-scotland.gov.uk
Spynie Palace, Moray


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Elgin Cathedral

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