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Encyclopedia > List of castles in Scotland

Castles in Scotland is a link page for any castle in Scotland. Pierrefonds Castle, France. ... Motto (Latin) No one provokes me with impunity Cha togar mfhearg gun dioladh (Scottish Gaelic)1 Wha daur meddle wi me?(Scots)1 Anthem (Multiple unofficial anthems) Scotlands location in Europe Capital Edinburgh Largest city Glasgow Official languages English, Gaelic Government Constitutional monarchy  -  Queen Queen Elizabeth II  -  Prime...


There are an estimated 3,000 castles in Scotland, ranging in size from royal residences and large military outposts with hundreds of rooms; to simple fortified farmhouses. Many of these castles are now ruins and some are known only through historical records. The list below is therefore not exhaustive.


Scotland contains many buildings which were built to look like castles, but are not usually considered to be castles. These are examples of tower houses or Scottish Baronial revival style. They should only appear in this list if the building was given the title of "castle" (e.g. Balmoral Castle). Clononey castle in Co. ... Greenock Sheriff Court displays crow-stepped gables and corbelled corner turrets. ... Balmoral Castle. ...

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National Trust for Scotland
Historic Scotland
Other castles open to the public
Ruined castle
Historic house

The standard of the NTS The National Trust for Scotland, or NTS, describes itself as The conservation charity that protects and promotes Scotlands natural and cultural heritage for present and future generations to enjoy. ... Historic Scotland is the Scottish agency looking after historic monuments. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... Historic houses in Scotland is a link page for any stately home or historic house in Scotland. ...

Aberdeenshire

To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Balmoral Castle. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... Categories: Stub | Castles in Scotland ... Braemar Castle is a castle near Braemar in the Aberdeenshire region of Scotland. ... Location of Corgarff Castle within Grampian, Scotland Corgarff Castle is a castle at the head of Strathdon in the Grampian region of Scotland. ... Craigievar Castle is a pinkish harled castle six miles south of Alford, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. ... Craigston Castle, Turriff, Aberdeenshire is a historic home of the Urquhart family. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... Crathes Castle is a castle near Banchory in the Grampian region of Scotland. ... Castle Fraser is the most elaborate Z-plan castle in Scotland and the grandest of the Castles of Mar. It is located near Inverurie in the Aberdeenshire region of Scotland. ... Delgatie Castle is a castle near Turriff in the Grampian region of Scotland. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... Drum Castle is a castle near Banchory in the Grampian region of Scotland. ... Dunnottar Castle Dunnottar Castle is a ruined medieval fortress located upon a rocky outcrop on the north-east coast of Scotland, about two miles south of Stonehaven. ... Fetteresso Castle is a 14th century towerhouse, rebuilt in 1761 as a Scottish gothic style Palladian manor, with clear evidence of prehistoric use of the site. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... Findlater Castle sits in a romantic position on a 50-foot-high cliff overlooking the North Sea on the coast of what was Banffshire, Scotland. ... Fyvie Castle is a castle near Turriff in the Grampian region of Scotland. ... Huntly Castle is a ruined castle near Huntly in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. ... Kildrummy Castle is a ruined castle near Kildrummy, in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. ... Leslie Castle is located outside the village of Leslie, 21. ... Muchalls Castle, Kincardineshire Muchalls Castle stands overlooking the North Sea in the countryside of historic Kincardineshire, Scotland. ... Slains Castle is a ruined castle near Cruden Bay in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, overlooking the North Sea. ...

Angus

Angus (Aonghas in Gaelic) is one of the 32 local government council areas of Scotland, and a lieutenancy area. ... Brechin Castle is a castle located in Brechin, County Angus, Scotland. ... Colliston Castle, near Arbroath, Scotland, was built in 1545 by Cardinal Beaton, abbott of Arbroath Abbey. ... Edzell Castle. ... This page may meet Wikipedias criteria for speedy deletion. ... Glamis Castle Glamis Castle is situated beside the village of Glamis — pronounced Glahmz (in IPA: ) — in Angus, Scotland. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... House of Dun, together with the adjacent Montrose Basin nature reserve, is a National Trust for Scotland property in Angus, Scotland. ...

Argyll and Bute

Argyll and Bute (Earra-Ghaidheal agus Bòd in Gaelic) is both one of 32 unitary council areas; and a Lieutenancy Area in Scotland. ... Carnasserie Castle Carnasserie Castle Carnasserie Castle (also spelled Carnassarie) is located to the north of Kilmartin, Argyll, Scotland. ... Claig Castle as it appears today Claig Castle was a stronghold of the Clan Donald or MacDonald in the north of Scotland. ... Duart Castle, Isle of Mull Duart Castle is a castle on the west coast of Scotland, located on the Isle of Mull within the council area of Argyll and Bute. ... Dunans Castle viewed from the road Bridge leading from the main road to the castle Dunans Castle is located in Glendaruel (off the A886) in the Argyll and Bute region of Scotland. ... Dunaverty Rock at the end of Dunaverty Beach in Dunaverty Bay where Dunaverty Castle was situated. ... Dunollie castle Dunollie castle is a small ruin located on a hill above the town of Oban, Scotland. ... Dunstaffnage Castle. ... The introduction to this article provides insufficient context for those unfamiliar with the subject matter. ... Looking towards Gylen Castle. ... Inveraray Castle is a castle in western Scotland. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... Kilchurn Castle is a ruined 15th century structure on the northeastern end of Loch Awe, in Argyll, Scotland. ... Kilmory Castle is said to have been haunted by the ghost of a Green Lady. Other castles in the surrounding area (mid-Argyll) include Duntrune, Carnasserie, and Dunadd. ... Rothesay Castle, with the 16th century forework in the centre, and the 13th century Pigeon Tower on the right. ... A small village situated on the east side of the Kintyre Peninsula of Argyll and Bute, overlooking the Kilbrannan Sound and the Isle of Arran, 8 miles from Campbeltown on the B842 road to Carradale. ... Skipness Castle stands on the east side of the Kintyre Peninusla in Scotland near the village of Skipness. ... Castle Stalker is a four storey tower house or keep picturesquely set on a small islet on Loch Laich, an inlet off Loch Linnhe. ... Castle Sween Castle Sween is located next to Loch Sween, near Tarbert, on the Kintyre peninsula in western Scotland. ... Castle Toward, a former country house now outdoor education centre, is one of the best-known landmarks of the Cowal peninsula in Argyll, Scotland. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ...

Clackmannanshire

Look Aboot Ye Clackmannanshire (Siorrachd Chlach Mhannainn in Gaelic) is one of the 32 council areas of Scotland, and a lieutenancy area, bordering Perth and Kinross, Stirling and Fife. ... Alloa Tower in Alloa in central Scotland is the surviving part of the mediæval residence of the Erskine family, the Earls of Mar. ... Castle Campbell is a mediæval castle situated above the town of Dollar, Clackmannanshire in central Scotland. ...

Dumfries and Galloway

Dumfries and Galloway (Dùn Phris agus an Gall-Ghaidhealaibh in Gaelic) is one of 32 council areas of Scotland. ... Caerlaverock Castle. ... Cardoness Castle. ... The Castle of St. ... Drumlanrig Castle is a large castle in the Southwest of Scotland, near to Thornhill, in Dumfries and Galloway. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... MacLellans Castle MacLellans Castle, in Kirkcudbright, south west Scotland, was the noble residence of the MacLellan family. ... Sanquhar Castle, now a ruin, was built by the Crichton family in the 13th century. ... Threave Castle is situated on an island in the River Dee and was the home of the Douglas family from the 1300s to 1640. ... The ruins of Tibbers Castle lie on the west bank of the River Nith, within the estate of Drumlanrig Castle. ...

City of Dundee

City of Dundee (Mòr-bhaile Dhùn Dèagh in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland. ... Broughty Castle, completed around 1495, was surrendered to the English in 1547 by Lord Gray following the Battle of Pinkie; it wasnt for another three years, in February 1550 that the French and Scots managed to recapture it. ... // Location Castle Huntly sits approximately seven miles west of Dundee in the Carse of Gowrie, in central Scotland. ... Claypotts Castle Claypotts Castle is a medieval castle located in the suburban West Ferry area of Dundee, United Kingdom. ... Mains Castle seen from the south west Mains Castle (also known as Fintry Castle) is a medieval castle in, Dundee, United Kingdom. ... South wing of Powrie Castle viewed from the South East Powrie Castle North wing viewed from a road to the North Powrie Castle is a medieval castle located in the North of Dundee, Scotland. ...

East Ayrshire

  • Barr Castle
  • Caprington Castle
  • Carnell Castle
  • Cessnock Castle
  • Corsehill Castle
  • Craufurdland Castle
  • Dean Castle
  • Dunlop Castle
  • Kingencleuch Castle
  • Lainshaw Castle
  • Lochdoon Castle
  • Loudoun Castle, in grounds of a theme park
  • Mauchline Castle
  • Newmilns Tower
  • Ravenscraig Castle
  • Riccarton Castle
  • Robertland Castle
  • Sorn Castle
  • Templehouse Fortalice
  • Terringzean Castle
  • Trabboch Castle

Logo of East Ayrshire Council East Ayrshire (Siorrachd Inbhir Àir an Ear in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland. ... Dean Castle is situated in the Dean Castle Country Park in Kilmarnock, East Ayrshire, Scotland. ... Loudoun Castle is a developing theme park set around the ruins of Loudoun Castle in Galston in the Loudoun area, South-West Scotland. ...

East Dunbartonshire

  • Bardowie Castle
  • Craigend Castle

East Dunbartonshire (Siorrachd Dhùn Bhreatainn an Ear in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary authority areas in Scotland. ...

East Lothian

East Lothian (Lodainn an Ear in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council areas in Scotland, and a lieutenancy Area. ... The Bass Rock from North Berwick. ... Dirleton Castle Dirleton Castle ( ) is a medieval fortress in the village of Dirleton, East Lothian, Scotland. ... View from the park looking north-west. ... Kingston Kingston is a small hamlet near North Berwick in East Lothian, Scotland. ... I am a teacher in a Navaho reservation. ... Tantallon Castle is located 3 miles east of North Berwick in Scotland. ... Whittingehame is a small village in East Lothian, close to Haddington, East Linton and Traprain Law, and is an attractive corner of a very agreeable part of Scotland. ... Goblin Ha Vaulting The Goblin Ha (Goblin Hall), lying 1 1/2 miles south east of the village of Gifford in East Lothian,Scotland , is all that remains of Yester Castle. ...

East Renfrewshire

  • Mearns Castle

East Renfrewshire (Siorrachd Rinn Friù an Ear in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland. ...

City of Edinburgh

City of Edinburgh (Mòr-bhaile Dhùn Èideann in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland. ... Craigmillar castle Craigmillar castle is a castle situated five kilometres south-east of the centre of the city of Edinburgh. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... The castle dominates the Edinburgh skyline as seen here from Princes Street Gardens Edinburgh Castle is an ancient fortress which, from its position atop Castle Rock, dominates the sky-line of the city of Edinburgh, and is Scotlands most famous (and most visited) landmark. ... Lauriston Castle as it appeared in 1775, before the 1827 addition by William Burn. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... Merchiston Tower as it appeared in 1829, showing the addition to the front made by the Merchiston Castle School, which occupied it at that time. ...

Falkirk

Falkirk (an Eaglais Bhreac in Gaelic) is one of the 32 council areas in Scotland. ... Location of Airth Castle at NS898868. ... Blackness Castle was a minor garrison on the Firth of Forth, but John Selzer considered it important enough to add the massive spur protecting the gate and shortened the Stern tower as a base for 3 heavy guns. ...

Fife

Fife (Fìobh in Gaelic) is a council area of Scotland, situated between the Firth of Tay and the Firth of Forth, with landward boundaries to Perth and Kinross and Clackmannanshire. ... Balgonie Castle seen from the south west, with the original tower house on the left. ... Culross Palace courtyard. ... Falkland Palace is a former Scottish royal palace in Falkland, Fife. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... Kellie Castle, frontage. ... Myres Castle is a Scottish castle situated in Fife near the village of Auchtermuchty (grid reference NO241109). ... Rossend Castle is an historic building in Burntisland, a town in Fife, Scotland. ... Ruins of St Andrews castle overlooking the North Sea St Andrews castle is a picturesque ruin located in the coastal town of St Andrews in Fife, Scotland. ... Wemyss Castle, in West Wemyss, Fife, Scotland was the ancient seat of the family of the same name and has played a conspicuous part in Scottish history. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ...

City of Glasgow

The City of Glasgow Council (Mòr-bhaile Ghlaschu in Gaelic) is one of the 32 Scottish unitary authorities, formerly Glasgow District Council and Glasgow Corporation in Glasgow, Scotland. ... The Bishops Castle of Glasgow, Scotland, was a castle used by the bishops of Glasgow Cathedral until the Reformation when the last archbishop, James Beaton, fled to France in about 1560 [1]. It is located in the area where Glasgow Royal Infirmary and the St Mungo Museum of Religious... Crookston Castle is located in the Pollok district of Glasgow, some 5 miles (8 km) south of the city center and overlooking the Levern Water, just before its confluence with the White Cart Water. ... Haggs Castle is a castle in the neighbourhood of Pollokshaws, in Glasgow, Scotland. ...

Highland

Location Geography Area Ranked 1st  - Total 30,659 km²  - % Water  ? Admin HQ Inverness ISO 3166-2 GB-HLD ONS code 00QT Demographics Population Ranked 7th  - Total (2005) 213,590  - Density 8 / km² Politics The Highland Council http://www. ... Ardvreck Castle // Location Standing on a rocky promontory jutting out into Loch Assynt in north west Scotland, Ardvreck Castle is a ruined castle dating from the 16th century. ... Kildary is a small village in Easter Ross, Ross and Cromarty, Highland, Scotland. ... Beaufort Castle, under construction in the late 1870s. ... Reconstruction of Braal Castle, circa 1500s. ... Carbisdale Castle was built by the Duchess of Sutherland and is now used as a youth hostel, operated by the Scottish Youth Hostel Association. ... The Castle Chanonry of Ross is also sometimes spelt Canonry or Chanonrie. ... The Castle of Mey (formerly Barrogill Castle) is in dramatic situation on the north coast of Scotland, about 6 miles west of John OGroats. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... Cawdor Castle Cawdor Castle is a tower house set amid magnificent gardens in the parish of Cawdor, approximately 10 miles (16 km) east of Inverness and 5 miles (8 km) southwest of Nairn in Scotland. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... Dounreay (Ordnance Survey Grid reference NC982669) is the name of a now ruinous castle on the north coast of Caithness, in the Highland area of Scotland. ... Dunbeath Castle is a castle on the east coast of Caithness in the Scottish Highlands. ... Dunrobin Castle and Gardens Dunrobin Castle Rear of Dunrobin Castle Dunrobin Castle is a stately home in Sutherland, in the Highland area of Scotland, and the seat of the Earls of Sutherland. ... Categories: Castles in Scotland | Stub ... An aerial view of Foulis Castle from the West Munro Foulis Castle, front view Foulis Castle lies in the parish of Kiltearn, about 1. ... Castle Grant stands a mile north of Grantown-on-Spey and was the former seat of the Clan Grant chiefs of Strathspey in Moray. ... Invergarry Castle Invergarry Castle was the seat of the Chiefs of the Clan MacDonnell of Glengarry, a powerful branch of the Clan Donald. ... The ruins of the older Inverlochy Castle, painted by Horatio McCulloch in 1857. ... Inverness Castle Inverness Castle Inverness Castle Today Inverness Castle sits on a cliff overlooking the River Ness, in Inverness, Scotland. ... Kilravock Castle (pronounced Kil-rock) is a traditional Scottish castle in the village of Nairn, near Inverness, Scotland. ... Kinlochaline Castle Kinlochaline Castle is a 12th century Scottish fortress in Morvern, Lochaber, Highland. ... Castle Leod Castle Leod from rear Castle Leod Castle Leod is located in the west of Ross-shire in the Scottish Highlands. ... Mingarry Castle. ... Moniack Castle is a 16th century castle located 7 miles west of Inverness, and just south of Beauly in Highland, Scotland. ... Newmore Castle is situated just north of the town of Alness in Ross and Cromarty, Highland, Scotland. ... Castle Sinclair & Girnigoe 2004 Castle Sinclair & Girnigoe is a castle located about 3 miles north of Wick on the east coast of Caithness, Scotland. ... Skibo Castle is located to the west of Dornoch in Sutherland, Scotland overlooking the Dornoch Firth. ... Strome Castle on the shore of Loch Carron Strome Castle ruins Strome Castle is a ruined castle on the shore of Loch Carron in Stromemore, 3. ... Teaninich Castle Teaninich Castle Teaninich Castle is situated north of the village of Evanton and just south of the village of Alness in Ross and Cromarty, Scotland. ... Castle Tioram Castle Tioram (pronounced Chee-rum) is a ruined castle that sits on a tidal island in Loch Moidart, Lochaber, Highland, Scotland. ... Urquhart Castle, main tower Urquhart Castle ( ; Ordnance Survey grid reference NH530286) sits beside Loch Ness in Scotland along the A82 road, between Fort William and Inverness. ...

Isle of Skye

Armadale castle ruins Armadale Castle is a ruined country house in Armadale, Isle of Skye, former home of the MacDonalds of Sleat. ... Dunscaith Castle also known as Dun Sgathaich Castle, Dun Scaich, and Tokavaig is a Castle in the north of Scotland. ... Duntulm Castle stands ruined on the north coast of the Isle of Skye in Scotland near the hamlet of Duntulm. ... Dunvegan Castle, looking towards MacLeods Tables Dunvegan Castle is a castle at Dunvegan on the Isle of Skye, off the west coast of Scotland. ... Knock Castle on the Isle of Skye, Sleat. ...

Inverclyde

Inverclyde (Inbhir Chluaidh in Gaelic) is one of 32 council areas in Scotland. ... Inverkip is a village and parish (which was also known as Innerkip) in Inverclyde, Scotland. ... Newark Castle stands close to the last shipyard on the Lower Clyde. ...

Midlothian

The central portions of the old province of Lothian in Scotland, centred around Edinburgh, became known as Midlothian, Scotland. ... Borthwick Castle. ... The façade around the courtyard at Crichton Castle. ... Dalhousie Castle is a castle in Scotland. ... Dalkeith Palace in January 2004 Dalkeith Palace in Dalkeith, Midlothian, Scotland, is the former seat of the Duke of Buccleuch. ... Hawthornden Castle is a castle in Midlothian, Scotland. ... Melville Castle is a three-storey Gothic castellated mansion situated less than a mile (2 km) west-south-west of Dalkeith, Midlothian, near the North Esk. ... Roslin Castle (sometimes spelt Rosslyn) is a castle near the village of Roslin in Midlothian, Scotland, to the south of the Scottish capital city Edinburgh. ...

Moray

  • Aikenway Castle
  • Asliesk Castle
  • Auchindoun Castle, Dufftown
  • Ballindalloch Castle
  • Balvenie Castle, Dufftown
  • Blairfindy Castle
  • Blervie Castle
  • Brodie Castle
  • Burgie Castle
  • Coxton Tower
  • Craigneach Castle (no remains)
  • Cullen Castle
  • Darnaway Castle
  • Deskie Castle (no remains)
  • Deskford Tower
  • Drumin Castle
  • Duffus Castle
  • Dunphail Castle
  • Elgin Castle
  • Earnside Castle (no remains)
  • Findochty Castle
  • Forres Castle (no remains)
  • Gauldwell Castle
  • Gordon Castle
  • Hempriggs Castle (no remains)
  • Inverugie Castle (no remains)
  • Kilbuaick Castle (no remains)
  • Kininvie Castle
  • Kinneddar Castle (no remains)
  • Pitlurg Castle
  • Rothes Castle
  • Rothiemay Castle
  • Spynie Palace
  • Skeith Castle (no remains)
  • Castle Stripe
  • Tor Castle, Dallas
  • Tronach Castle (no remains)
  • Quarrelwood Castle (no remains)

Moray (pronounced Murray, spelled A Moireibh in Gaelic) is one of the 32 council areas of Scotland. ... Auchindoun Castle is a 15th century L-Plan tower castle located in Auchindounnear Dufftown in the Moray region of Scotland. ... Ballindalloch Castle (a. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... Balvenie Castle is a ruined castle near Dufftown in the Grampian region of Scotland. ... Brodie Castle is a castle near Forres in the Moray region of Scotland. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... Duffus Castle Duffus Castle, near Elgin, Moray, Scotland, was a motte-and-bailey castle and served as a fortress-residence from c. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... Spynie Palace was the fortified seat of the Bishops of Moray for over 500 years. ...

North Ayrshire

North Ayrshire (Sìorrachd Inbhir Air a Tuath in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council areas in Scotland. ... Auchenharvie Castle is a former castle in North Ayrshire, Scotland. ... Brodick Castle The Walled Garden at Brodick Castle Brodick Castle Brodick Castle is a castle situated outside the port of Brodick on the Isle of Arran, an island in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... Eglinton Castle was a large house in North Ayrshire, Scotland. ... Kerelaw Castle in 2006. ... Kildonan Castle Kildonan Castle stands in the small village of Kildonan on the southern coast of the Isle of Arran in Scotland. ... Situated on a promontory in the middle of Lochranza, on the North of the Isle of Arran in Scotland. ... Portencross Castle. ...

North Lanarkshire

  • Bedlay Castle, Chryston
  • Dalzell House, Motherwell

North Lanarkshire (Siorrachd Lannraig a Tuath in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland. ...

Orkney

Location Geography Area Ranked 16th  - Total 990 km²  - % Water  ? Admin HQ Kirkwall ISO 3166-2 GB-ORK ONS code 00RA Demographics Population Ranked 32nd  - Total (2005) 19,590  - Density 20 / km² Politics Orkney Islands Council http://www. ... The Bishops Palace, Kirkwall was built at the same time as the adjacent St Magnus Cathedral in the centre of Kirkwall, Orkney was being constructed, and housed the cathedrals first bishop, William the Old of the Norwegian Catholic church who took his authority from the Archbishop of Trondheim. ... The Earls Palace in Birsay, Orkney is a ruined castle. ... The ruins of the Earls Palace, Kirkwall lie near St Magnus Cathedral in the centre of Kirkwall, Orkney. ...

Perth and Kinross

Perth and Kinross (Peairt agus Ceann Rois in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council areas in Scotland, and a Lieutenancy Area. ... The eastern façade of the castle, which overlooks the North Inch. ... Balvaird Castle, viewed from the north. ... West facade of Burleigh Castle ruins. ... The castle was built there in 1491 by Sir John Drummond. ... The front of Elcho Castle The castle is located a short distance from the River Tay approximately four miles from Perth. ... Finlarig Castle is an early 17th century castle standing on on a peninsula between the River Lochay and Loch Tay, roughly 1 kilometre north of Killin in the district of Perthshire, Scotland. ... Huntingtower Castle in Perthshire was built in the 13th century by the Ruthven family. ... Loch Leven Castle is a castle on an island at in Loch Leven in the Perth and Kinross region of Scotland. ... Situated in the heart of Perthshire in central Scotland, Meggernie Castle is located halfway up Glenlyon, where the river Lyon flows through on its way to join Loch Tay. ... Situated in Perth and Kinross, in central Scotland, Megginch Castle was the family home of the late Cherry Drummond, 16th Baroness Strange. ... Castle Menzies in Scotland is home of the Menzies Clan. ... Methven Castle is situated east of Methven, in Perthshire in Scotland. ... Taymouth Castle Taymouth Castle is situated just north-east of the village of Kenmore in Perth and Kinross in the Highlands of Scotland. ...

Renfrewshire

Renfrewshire (Siorrachd Rinn Friù in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary authority regions in Scotland. ... A 2 mile inland loch at Lochwinnoch in Renfrewshire, Scotland. ...

Scottish Borders

Scottish Borders (often referred to locally as The Borders or The Borderland) is one of 35 local government unitary council areas of Scotland. ... An artists rendition of the house Abbotsford is a historic house in the region of Scottish Borders in the south of Scotland, near Melrose, on south bank of the River Tweed. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... built around 1450 for Andrew Ker, of the Clan Kerr of Scotland [1] ... Duns was created a Burgh of Barony in 1490, and is a former county town of Berwickshire in the Scottish Borders. ... Duns Castle. ... For the whisky company, please see The Edrington Group. ... Fast Castle ,(55°9312N,2°2224W),(Grid reference -NT861710) is the ruined remains of coastal fortress in Berwickshire, Scotland. ... Coldingham is a historic village in Berwickshire, southeast Scotland. ... Denholm is a small town located between Jedburgh and Hawick in southern Scotland. ... Ferniehirst Castle (sometimes spelt Ferniehurst) is an L-shaped construction on the east bank of the river Jed about a mile and a half south of Jedburgh, Borders, Scotland. ... Floors Castle in 1880. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... Hume Castle, Berwickshire, Scotland. ... Greenlaw is a town in Scotland. ... Hermitage Castle is a castle in the border region of Scotland. ... Jedburgh (Referred to locally Jeddart or Jethart) is a town and former royal burgh in the Scottish Borders. ... Neidpath Castle is a L-plan rubble built tower, over looking the river Tweed about 1 mile west of Peebles. ... Peeblesshire (Siorrachd nam Pùballan in Gaelic) was a county in Scotland. ... Duns was created a Burgh of Barony in 1490, and is a former county town of Berwickshire in the Scottish Borders. ... Roxburgh Castle was a castle sited near modern Roxburgh, in the Borders region of Scotland. ... Smailholm Tower is a peel tower that stands some five miles from Kelso in the Scottish borders. ... Thirlestane Castle. ... Lauder is a Royal Burgh in the Scottish Borders. ... Traquair House; photo taken during the 2004 Traquair Fair Traquair House, approximately 5 miles south of Peebles (55:36:37N 3:04:06W), is considered to be the oldest continually inhabited house in Scotland. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... Wedderburn Castle, Duns, Berwickshire is a historic home of the Earls of Home. ... Duns was created a Burgh of Barony in 1490, and is a former county town of Berwickshire in the Scottish Borders. ... Lauder is a Royal Burgh in the Scottish Borders. ...

Shetland

Shetland (formerly spelled Zetland, from etland, Scottish Gaelic: ) formerly called Hjaltland, is one of 32 council areas of Scotland. ... // How to find Muness Castle Muness Castle lies in the south east corner of Unst, Shetlands most northerly inhabited island, not far from the rocky headland of Mu Ness. ... Scalloway Castle is a picturesque, dramatic castle at the seaside town of Scalloway in the Shetland Islands. ...

South Ayrshire

South Ayrshire (Siorrachd Inbhir Àir a Deas in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland, covering the southern part of Ayrshire. ... Culzean Castle (pronounced cull-ANE) is a castle near Maybole on the Ayrshire coast of Scotland. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... Dundonald Castle is situated on a hill overlooking the village of Dundonald, between Kilmarnock and Troon in South Ayrshire, Scotland. ... Located on the west coast of Scotland, about 5 miles south of Ayr. ... Greenan Castle Greenan Castle is a 16th century tower house, on site of a possible ancient fort, around 2. ...

South Lanarkshire

South Lanarkshire (Siorrachd Lannraig a Deas in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland, covering the southern part of the traditional county of Lanarkshire. ... The Donjon seen from the Great Hall Bothwell Castle is a large medieval castle sited on a high steep bank above a bend in the River Clyde between Uddingston and the small town of Bothwell in Lanarkshire, Scotland, about 10 miles (16 km) south of Glasgow. ... Cadzow Castle is a medieval ruin situated a few miles outside Hamilton, Scotland. ... Craignethan Castle from the west Craignethan Castle is a ruined castle in South Lanarkshire, Scotland. ... Crawford Castle, substantially in ruins, is located on the north bank of the River Clyde opposite Crawford, South Lanarkshire, Scotland. ... The remains of Douglas Castle today. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... Strathaven Castle above the A71. ...

Stirling

Stirling (Sruighlea in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland with a population of about 85,000. ... Buchanan Castle is a large house in Stirlingshire, Scotland. ... Doune Castle sited above the River Teith. ... Edinample Castle is a late 16th century castle on the southern shores of Loch Earn near Balquhidder in the district of Perthshire, Scotland. ... Mugdock Castle Today Mugdock Castle was the stronghold of the Clan Graham from the middle of the 13th century. ... Stirling Castle (southwest aspect) For ships named after the castle, see Stirling Castle (disambiguation) Stirling Castle is a castle in Stirling, one of the largest and most important, both historically and architecturally, in Scotland and indeed Western Europe. ...

West Dunbartonshire

West Dunbartonshire (Siorrachd Dhùn Bhreatainn an Iar in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary authority areas in Scotland. ... Dumbarton Castle has the longest recorded history of any stronghold in Great Britain. ...

West Lothian

West Lothian or Linlithgowshire (Lodainn an Iar in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland, and a Lieutenancy area. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... The south face of Linlithgow Palace Linlithgow Palace from the east North and west faces of Linlithgow Palace The ruins of Linlithgow Palace are situated in the town of Linlithgow, West Lothian, Scotland, 15 miles west of Edinburgh. ...

Western Isles (na h-Eileanan Siar)

The Western Isles are an archipelago in Scotland. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ... Kisimul (also Kiessimul or Chisimul) Castle is a small medieval castle located in the centre of Castlebay on Barra, an island of the Outer Hebrides. ... Historic House icon For use with Template:EngPlacesKey or any other use. ...

Fictional Castles

McDuck Castle is a fictional place in The Scrooge McDuck Universe. ... Scrooge McDuck or Uncle Scrooge is a fictional Scottish character created by Carl Barks who first appeared in Dell Comics Four Color Comics #178 Christmas on Bear Mountain in December 1947. ... The Black Island (LIle Noire) is a one of a series of classic comic-strip albums, written and illustrated by Belgian writer and illustrator Hergé, featuring young reporter Tintin as a hero. ... Tintin and Snowy (Tintin et Milou) Tintin and Snowy (original French language names: Tintin et Milou), a journalist and his canine companion, are a pair of adventurers who travel around the world in The Adventures of Tintin, a series of comic books drawn and written by the Belgian cartoonist Georges... Situated on a promontory in the middle of Lochranza, on the North of the Isle of Arran in Scotland. ... The Ghosts of Inverloch is volume eleven in the French comic book (or bande dessinée) science fiction series Valérian: Spatio-Temporal Agent created by writer Pierre Christin and artist Jean-Claude Mézières. ... Castle Dangerous (1832) is a novel by Walter Scott. ... Portrait of Sir Walter Scott, by Sir Edwin Henry Landseer Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet (15 August 1771 – 21 September 1832) was a prolific Scottish historical novelist and poet popular throughout Europe during his time. ... The remains of Douglas Castle today. ... This article is about the Harry Potter series of novels. ...

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