Kirkcaldy, Fife
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Kirkcaldy and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Ravenscraig Castle

Hi, we used to play at Ravenscraig every day as well, down the sands, the dungeons used to scare me when we looked through the slit windows, but when we got older and braver, ...Read full memory

A memory of Kirkcaldy by Jim Cook


I grew up in Kirkcaldy and this castle and its grounds was a great mass of interesting places to hide, climb and explore.  It was in effect our playground between the years of 1984 ...Read full memory


I remember once after being warned by Mum & Dad not to climb up the rocks the the castle, but my mates talked me into it. Just got up near the top when there was a shout and a couple ...Read full memory

A memory of Kirkcaldy by Billy Allan