Duart Castle

Region : Argyll
Location : Lochdon Isle of Mull

Details : Constructed with a 13th century curtain wall around a courtyard, The keep is 14th century and was built outside the wall to protect the well. There are ranges on two sides that were built in the 16th century – abandoned in 1745 the roof was removed and was no longer used as a residence. Duart was acquired in 1911 and restored.

Paranormal Phenomena : During an internal clan feud, Ewen MacLaine of Lochbuie was killed in battle and beheaded. His ghost now rides in Glen Mor as the Headless Horseman.

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