NT5186 : Fidra - 'Castle Tarbet'

3 km from Dirleton, East Lothian, Great Britain

Fidra - 'Castle Tarbet'
Fidra - 'Castle Tarbet'
A rocky arm projects towards the SE of the island and it terminates in this flat-topped columnar rock that rises 40ft above high water mark. On the summit there are no visible remains of buildings, though there are suggestions of foundations of a castle that was known here in 1220 and 1621 as the 'old castle' of Eldbottle (Fidra used to be known as Eldbottle).
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2006
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Sunday, 23 July, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 25 July, 2006
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Ancient site > Ancient site   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 514 868 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:4.2926N 2:46.9356W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 514 867
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