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Aberdeen and the Northeast Sights

Mercat Cross

  • Justice and Marischal Sts. Map It
  • Aberdeen
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Updated 10/08/2013

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Built in 1686 and restored in 1820, the Mercat Cross (the term stems from "marketplace"), always the symbolic center of a Scottish medieval burgh, stands just beyond King Street. Along its parapet are 12 portrait panels of the Stewart monarchs.

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Justice and Marischal Sts., Aberdeen, Aberdeen City, AB11 5BB, Scotland

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Updated 10/08/2013


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