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In pictures: baton relay day 16 - Aberdeenshire

The Queen's Commonwealth Games baton is making its way through Aberdeenshire today, on the sixteenth day of its journey across Scotland.

Barnaby Simpkin holds the baton at Dunnottar Castle
Barnaby Simpkin holds the baton at Dunnottar Castle

The baton begins the day at Dunnottar Castle, Stonehaven.

It will then visit Banchory, Inverurie, Oldmeldrum, Turriff, Macduff, Fraserburgh, Mintlaw and Peterhead.



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Lisa Singleton hands Sue Black the baton at Dunnottar Castle, Stonehaven



Brian Hendry with the baton at Stonehaven Bay



Sarah-Louise Milne carries the baton through Stonehaven, Aberdeenshire



Baton bearer Caitlin Munro in Banchory, Aberdeenshire



Kirstie McBeath hands baton to Ian Finlayson in Banchory, Aberdeenshire



Alastair Brodie carries baton in Dunecht, Aberdeenshire



Children welcome the baton to Kintore, Aberdeenshire



Albert McIntosh carries baton through Kintore, Aberdeenshire



Elizabeth Watt with baton in Port Elphinstone, Aberdeenshire



Emma Cloggie carries baton through Inverurie, Aberdeenshire



Alexander Lindsay carries the baton through Inverurie, Aberdeenshire



Jack Bell with baton in Oldmeldrum, Aberdeenshire



Children welcome the baton to Meldrum Academy, Oldmeldrum



Sharon Hassan carries the baton through Turriff, Aberdeenshire



Frank Philip with the baton in Turriff, Aberdeenshire



Grant Campbell with baton at Duff House, Banff,  Aberdeenshire



Aileen Petrie carries baton through Banff, Aberdeenshire



Lisa Smith hands baton to Colin Gallacher at entrance of Banff Castle



Kay Copland carries baton on lifeboat in Banff Bay, Aberdeenshire




Jacqueline Youngson carries baton through Macduff, Aberdeenshire



Supporters of baton bearer Amanda Allan displayed a banner as she passed them in Macduff, Aberdeenshire



Emma Thoirs carries the baton through Fraserburgh, Aberbeenshire



These children welcomed the baton to Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire



Linda Herbet holds the baton at Kinnaird Head Lighthouse, Fraserburgh



Alexander Leckie took baton into Fraserburgh Community and Sports Centre, Aberdeenshire



Stefani Duncan carries the baton in Mintlaw, Aberdeenshire



Isla Baxter hands baton to Louise Brown in Mintlaw, Aberdeenshire



Crowds greet Gordon Reid as he carries the baton through Mintlaw, Aberdeenshire



Ewan Mackay carries the baton through Peterhead, Aberdeenshire

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