Tyrebagger Stone Circle

Dyce, United Kingdom

Unknown to most Aberdonians, the relatively intact and well preserved Tyrebagger Stone Circle stands on a hillside within a mile or two of busy Aberdeen International Airport. Access to the site will require at least a 10-15 minute walk as it is impossible to reach it directly by car. The closest point where it may be possible to park is outside the Aberdeen Airpark facility in a disused quarry to the east. From there, good farm tracks lead to the stones. The final hundred metres require you to climb the permanently chained gate illustrated below and walk across a field of springy rough pasture.

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Bogenjoss 1, Dyce, United Kingdom
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Founded: 3000-2000 BC
Category: Prehistoric and archaeological sites in United Kingdom

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Nessa M. L. (19 months ago)
Stunning stone circle!
Peder Holton (2 years ago)
Hidden in plain sight gem.
Moira Anderson (2 years ago)
Nice walk up to it but a car can be taken although track quite soft in areas and lots of bushes. Amazing circle. Fantastic views all over dyce and Aberdeen. Well worth a visit
Adrian van Breda (3 years ago)
This is a fabulous stone circle high on a hill but hidden away from the public eye. It's not marked at all on the road. Head up the nearby back road using Google Maps and then walk up the path along the edge of the forest to the wooden gate. Go through the gate and you'll find the circle in a copse of trees overlooking Aberdeen Airport. When looking on Google Maps, twice to Terraine view so you can see the aerial photo - easier to see the place and the path leading there. Well worth a visit.
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