NM9040 : Barcaldine Castle

taken 11 years ago, near to South Shian, Argyll And Bute, Great Britain

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Barcaldine Castle
Barcaldine Castle
A gloomier view than the first Geograph of this grim place. Built by Black Duncan and a Campbell stronghold ever since. Here, in December1691, they delayed the Chief of the Clan MacDonald on his way to sign an oath of allegiance and thereby contributed to the massacre of Glencoe.
It has a bottle dungeon but now does B&B and hosts weddings. O tempora...
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Date Taken
Monday, 19 February, 2007   (more nearby)
Saturday, 24 February, 2007
Castle > Castle   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NM 908 405 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:30.6373N 5:24.0822W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NM 908 405
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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