History Publications


The booklets, ‘Wartime Braemar’, ‘Historical Guide to Braemar and District’ and ‘Jacobites and Upper Deeside’ have been created by members of the Braemar Local History Group, the credits for which, can be found within all three publications.

'Jacobites and Upper Deeside' – Special thanks goes to Maureen Kelly for her wonderful 88-page guide on the history and colourful characters of the Jacobites on Upper Deeside, their roles in the Jacobite rebellions and the aftermath of the conflicts in Braemar and district.

Wartime Braemar – This illustrated 62-page booklet tells the stories. of each of the 31 men remembered on the Braemar War Memorial and the campaigns in which they died, It also recounts fascinating insights into the activities and support for the war effort in and around the village of Braemar.

Historical Guide to Braemar and District – This illustrated 30-page booklet identifies 46-sites of historical interest in and around the Braemar area. Discover the village and surrounding area’s history with the aid of an integral location map and easy to read timeline.


History Publications

Historical guide to Braemar Castle

Read about the history of Braemar Castle and its fascinating characters from its building in 1628 until today in the new, lavishly illustrated 152-page book by local author Maureen Kelly.

1 book + postage

UK - £16
EUROPE - £18
US - £22
Australia - £24

Please email info@braemarcastle.co.uk for details about purchasing more than one copy so that we can calculate the price for you.