NT3497 : MacDuff's Castle

taken 13 years ago, near to East Wemyss, Fife, Great Britain

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MacDuff's Castle
MacDuff's Castle
Built in the 1500's by the Wemyss family and abandoned around 1650 when the Wemyss moved down the coast to Wemyss Castle.
26 Oct 07 Matthew Hatton has provided the following additional information... Originally a rectangular tower house with a range of buildings built onto the south wall in the 16th C. At the end of this range was another rectangular tower with a rounded projecting turret containing the staircase. Some of the outer walling was looped for guns.
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NT3497, 45 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 3 January, 2006   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 3 January, 2006
Castle > Castle   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 344 971 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:9.7222N 3:3.4696W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 344 970
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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