The Caterthuns (Brown and White)

Brown and White Caterthuns, Angus

Description

The Brown and White Caterthuns are a pair of large hill forts on adjacent hills overlooking Strathmore. Both are enclosed by a series of earthworks, and it is likely they served both as military and ceremonial centres.

The Brown Caterthun is defended by four earth ramparts and ditches, and the White has a massive stone rampart, a ditch and outer ramparts.

Opening Times
Open summer only:

1st April to 30th September, 9.30am – 5.30pm

Entry Fee
Free

Accessibility

Parking

The Caterthuns (Brown and White)

Address:

About 5 miles east of the village of Inchbare off the B966 Brechin to Edzell Road.
There is a parking bay at the foot of the White Caterthun for a few cars.
Grid references – NO 555 668 and NO 547 660.

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