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The Nine Maidens

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Folklore

The nine maiden's may be based on the norse tradition of the nine other worlds as the location of nine maidens folklore in the area of perthshire and angus are in the same area as hog's back tomb stones which are of norse origin . Posted by Harlequin
24th February 2002ce

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The folklore and mytholgy of Nine Maidens groups worldwide are covered in The Quest for the Nine Maidens by Stuart McHardy 2003 Luath Press Edinburgh ISBN0-946487-66-9 Posted by Lurgie
24th April 2014ce
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