NS8146 : Andrew Hay's House, Craignethan Castle

taken 20 days ago, near to Crossford, South Lanarkshire, Great Britain

Andrew Hay's House, Craignethan Castle
Andrew Hay's House, Craignethan Castle
After purchasing the castle from the Duchess of Hamilton in 1659, the prominent covenanter Andrew Hay built himself the house seen here at the south-west corner, with its distinctive crow-stepped gables.

Historical and archaeological information about the castle can be found at LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 6 May, 2020   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 11 May, 2020
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Historic sites and artefacts 
Primary Subject of Photo
Historic Building 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 8153 4633 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:41.7549N 3:53.1839W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 8150 4635
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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