The Mounth Passes: A Heritage Guide to the Old Ways Through the Grampian Mountains

Neil Ramsay Nate Pedersen Graham Marr


The Mounth Passes: A Heritage Guide to the Old Ways Through the Grampian Mountains

The Mounth Passes: A Heritage Guide to the Old Ways Through the Grampian Mountains

  • Title: The Mounth Passes: A Heritage Guide to the Old Ways Through the Grampian Mountains
  • Author: Neil Ramsay Nate Pedersen Graham Marr
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 365
  • Format: Kindle Edition



The Grampian mountains stretch across a considerable portion of northeastern Scotland The word Grampian is a corruption of the Gaelic gruaim, or gloomy, and beinn, or mountain Thus, the Grampians are the Gloomy Mountains, so named for the clouds that frequently shroud the mountains in mist Since time immemorial, people have passed through these misty mountains as thThe Grampian mountains stretch across a considerable portion of northeastern Scotland The word Grampian is a corruption of the Gaelic gruaim, or gloomy, and beinn, or mountain Thus, the Grampians are the Gloomy Mountains, so named for the clouds that frequently shroud the mountains in mist Since time immemorial, people have passed through these misty mountains as they traveled between the Scottish lowlands and highlands The old ways through the mountains the Mounth passes, as they are collectively called are the subject of this book Twelve roads are profiled, from the Causey Mounth on the eastern coast to the Monega Pass deep in the heart of Scotland Each route is considered from an historical perspective, followed by a guide to walking the road or what remains of the road today Each chapter is illustrated with several photographs documenting the paths as they have survived into the 21st century.


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Wonderful guide to the Scottish countryside with fascinating historical information on each trail. Photography provides a great visual to the trail descriptions.

This book is a guide to the Mounth passes - the old routes that traverse The Mounth, which lies in the southeastern corner of the Scottish Highlands, traditionally the area of hill country south of the Dee and east of the Cairnwell.It's a slim volume, if you can say that about an e-book - fifty-six pages on my e-reader, containing many photographs. Each of the Mounth routes, or group of routes, has its own section. Each section consists of a historical summary, describing the uses to which the r [...]


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