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Carnasserie Castle

Built between 1565 and 1572 by John Carswell Bishop of the Isles for the Reformed Church. Although it has the appearance of a tower house it seems this was just to give it a medieval look and it was built as a residence rather than a defensive structure. The Castle was captured and partly blown up during the rebellion against James VII in 1685. Map location

Templewood_Stone_Circle,_winter.jpg Looking_north_East_from_Carnassarie_Castle.jpg Carnasserie_Castle.jpg Carnasserie_Castle_from_below.jpg Rothesay_Castle,_Isle_of_Bute.jpg
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