Nessie is a better-known Scot than Robert Burns or Sean Connery, according to a survey.
More than 2,000 adults across the UK were asked to say who they believed to be Scotland's most famous figure.
Poet Burns came second place in the poll, actor Connery was third and Robert the Bruce was fourth.
As Rabbie Burns would have said:
Ach nae, tha daft wee Loch Nessie Moanster
I will nae gan ee no Tree Fitty….