NS8718 : Ruined Glendorch

4 km from Leadhills, South Lanarkshire, Great Britain

Ruined Glendorch
Ruined Glendorch
This was one of the so-called Bastle Houses, a simple fortified farmhouse which defended stock and inhabitants against the reivers of the borderland and Clydesdale. This one, at Glendorch, had a vaulted ground floor, used to store cattle, with the family living above.
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Saturday, 24 June, 2006   (more nearby)
Sunday, 25 June, 2006
Castle > Castle   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 870 188 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:26.9986N 3:47.2888W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 870 188
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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