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For the Visitors and Townsfolk Alike ... Bon Has Reached His Native Town

Sculpted by talented Local man, Bruce Walker, to add to his poignant walkway round the back of the... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
950anguse
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Kirriemuir, United Kingdom
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If you wantto come to the birthplace of Bon Scott there is Bonfest every year and DD8 Music Group... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
roseannc718
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Kirriemuir, United Kingdom
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Cumberland Close, Kirriemuir, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 March 2015

The plaque itself is quite interesting. To my shame I have to admit that until visiting Kirrienuir I was unaware of the connection with Bon Scott. He is also heavily represented in the adjacent museum which, although small was extremely interesting, full of nuggets of...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Sculpted by talented Local man, Bruce Walker, to add to his poignant walkway round the back of the High Street, Kirriemuir, and adjacent to other Kirriemuir heroes such as the great Sir James Matthew Barrie O.M., of Peter Pan fame, old Munro, after whom the...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

If you wantto come to the birthplace of Bon Scott there is Bonfest every year and DD8 Music Group have raised funds to commission a local Artist to make a statue of Bon Scott which is situated in the large Carpark on Bellies Brae and...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Awesome !! Top tribute to the man . Lovely place , friendly people . Easy parking even with a campervan . Gateways to the glens as some displays of bons past , family & friend .

Thank Tracie G
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Bon's plaque says it all. Sadly missed by millions and never forgotten, please if you visit Bon's plaque get on your hands and knees and give it a clean, I always do :-)

Thank James B
Reviewed 25 May 2017

A nice quiet spot where you will find several plaques to commemorate people from Kirriemuir (winners of the Victoria Cross, JM Barrie and of course Bon). It's located down Cumberland Lane, first left as you enter the town from the south.

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Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Fitting tribute. Not much interest to non AC/DC fans but if you are it's a nice tribute to Ronald Belford Scott !!!!

Thank Johnsmit33
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Visited the Bon Scott plaque whilst on an afternoon trip to Kirriemuir with my wife. It can be a little difficult to locate if you are not familiar with the area. Directly across the road from the Gateway to the Glens museum is a narrow...More

2  Thank thetravellingmanUk
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

That title might seem to be in another language by most... But don't be fooled because that's how old Bon Scott Scott would've described the location of the statue dedicated to him had he remained in Kirriemuir for all his short-life days. The plaque on...More

2  Thank 950anguse
Reviewed 18 August 2016

The plaque is tucked away behind a little car park, if you make your way to Bellis Brae you will see a craftshop on your right looking down the hill, the car park outside of the craftshop is where you need to be. Turn right...More

1  Thank Stac3yD1990
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Lovely piece of stone work inlayed in the path in the town centre.visted this last year would be nice to a larger wall mounted one thou

1  Thank debbkelv
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