NS8384 : Torwood Castle ruin April 2007

taken 13 years ago, near to Torwood, Falkirk, Great Britain

Torwood Castle ruin April 2007
Torwood Castle ruin April 2007
Built in 1566 for Sir Alexander Forrester. The ruin was acquired in 1957 by Mr Gordon Millar. He spent the last forty years of his life working on his own to restore the stonework. In November 2002, Torwood Castle estate was given over to Torwood Castle Trust (a registered charity). Torwood Castle is a category A listed building.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 22 April, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 16 May, 2007
Category
Castle > Castle   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 835 843 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:2.2701N 3:52.2086W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 834 844
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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