M – Meggernie to Muchalls


Macduff’s Castle

Region: Fife Location: East Wemyss, Kirkcaldy, Fife KY1 – 56.162496,-3.05803 Details: MacDuff’s Castle is a ruined castle near East Wemyss, in Fife, Scotland. The site is associated with the MacDuff Earls of Fife, the most powerful family in Fife in the middle ages, although nothing survives from this period. The present ruins are the remains …

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Melgund Castle

Region : Perthshire Location : Glen Lyon Details : In very early times the land on both sides of Glen Lyon as far south as Loch Awe, belonged to Clan Gregor There was a Keep on the site of the present day Meggernie Castle that would have commanded the whole district. Robert II, who ruled …

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Melville Castle

Region : Midlothian Location : less than a mile west-south-west of Dalkeith Details : Built in 1786 on the site of the old medieval castle for the first Viscount Melville, it is described as of important historical and architectural significance. Melville Castle has been restored and refurbished to provide a superb luxury Hotel only 6 …

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Muchalls Castle

Region : Aberdeenshire Location : 5 miles north of Stonehaven, at muchall Details : Muchalls Castle was originally a 13th century stone tower house, founded by the Frasers. The small L-shaped castle was started in 1613 by Alexander Burnett of Leys who acquired the land at Muchalls from the Frasers and, in began building a …

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