NT5777 : Ruins of Markle

taken 8 years ago, near to East Linton, East Lothian, Great Britain

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Ruins of Markle
Ruins of Markle
"North of the East Lothian village of East Linton on a rocky mound a few fragmented walls remain of Markle castle, with the shell of a 1300's tower and a 1500's hall house to the east forming a small courtyard. The entire site was originally surrounded by a fortified ditch which helped highlight its position. There was a village of Markle but it has long since vanished, so too have the monastic buildings mentioned in early accounts". Andrew Spratt LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Sunday, 4 December, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 8 December, 2011
Geographical Context
Coastal  Historic sites and artefacts  Sport, Leisure  Grassland  Village, Rural settlement  Religious sites  Water resources 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 5793 7753 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:59.3329N 2:40.5550W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 5791 7753
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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