| From Gazetteer for Scotland
Map showing the ancient district
- "An ancient district of southwest Aberdeenshire in northeast Scotland, Mar occupies territory at the western end of Royal Deeside, extending north from the River Dee towards the River Don. It is subdivided into Braemar, Midmar and Cromar and gives its name to an earldom."
It is in the same area as the Parish of Tarland.