NT2839 : The remains of Horsburgh Castle

taken 11 years ago, near to Glentress, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

The remains of Horsburgh Castle
The remains of Horsburgh Castle
A prominent landmark on the A72 Peebles to Galashiels road, this little tower house, also known as Over Horsburgh, was probably built around 1600. Only a fragment of the three or four storeys L-plan tower survives. (Source: Pevsner Architectural Guide, The Buildings of Scotland - Borders).
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NT2839, 80 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 28 October, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 28 October, 2007
Category
Ruins > Ruins   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 2852 3917 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:38.4482N 3:8.2290W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 2857 3914
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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