Wednesday, 6 May 2015


Stonehaven is a town in AberdeenshireScotland. It lies on Scotland's northeast coast. As the old county town of Kincardineshire, Stonehaven grew around an Iron Age fishing village, now the "Auld Toon" ("old town"), and expanded inland from the seaside. As late as the 16th century, old maps indicate the town was called Stonehyve, Stonehive, It is known informally to locals as Stoney.

fossil of the oldest known land animal, Pneumodesmus newmani, a species of millipede, was found at Stonehaven's Cowie Beach in 2004

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