5 odd locations of Scotland's mysterious ancient stones

Stones dating back thousands of years can be found dotted across Scotland - and sometimes in the unlikeliest of places, from a golf course to an office block and a back garden in the Highlands where a stone circle sits outside the kitchen door.

Rhynie Man is one of Scotland's greatest Pictish symbol stones and now sits in reception at Aberdeenshire Council headquarters. PIC: Aberdeen University.

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