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Fortrose Cathedral

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Only the south aisle and the undercroft of the chapter house survive from the medieval cathedral of Ross, but the plan of the buildings are laid out in the grass.

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Bishop Robert moved here from Rosemarkle between 1214-49 and built the cathedral. The cathedral was a long rectangle, with buttressed walls and a tower.

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Within the aisles are three arched tombs: Euphemia, Countess of Ross, who was forced to marry Alexander Stewart, the Wolf of Badenoch; Bishop Cairncross, who died in 1545; and Bishop Fraser, who died in 1507.

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