Rob Roy Unveiling

Rob Roy Unveiling

Rob Roy will be going back on the rock on Saturday 16th September 2017.

The Rob Roy Preservation Trust is delighted to announce that the new Rob Roy statue is now finished and will be unveiled on Saturday 16th September 2017 at 10:00 am.

The unveiling ceremony will take place on the bridge at Peterculter overlooking the rock on which a statue of Rob Roy has stood since 1850.

The Rob Roy Preservation Trust are …. Read More »


Sculptor David Mitchell To Create New Rob Roy Statue

New Rob Roy Statue

The Rob Roy Preservation Trust have commissioned sculptor David Mitchell to create a new Rob Roy statue.

A model of the kilted Scottish hero Rob Roy, has been in place on the rocky bank of the Culter Burn, since around 1850.

The last statue was removed in July 2016, but on removal for some TLC was found to be too badly damaged. The last statue was made of polychrome carved wood and was carved by Arnold Smith …. Read More »


Rob Roy Statue Removed

Rob Roy Statue 1926

The latest version of the Rob Roy statue, which sits on the the rocky bank of Culter Burn at the west of the village of Peterculter, Scotland has had to be removed due to wear and tear on the statue.

This model of the kilted Scottish hero is made of polychrome carved wood and was carved by Arnold Smith The statue of Rob Roy was unveiled in 1991, so has been in place come rain or shine …. Read More »