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Morton Castle
Title: Morton Castle
Description: Yes there really is a Morton Castle! This fine ruin is reasonably well preserved and was built in the 13th century as the stronghold of the Douglas clan and the Earls of Morton. It sits on a hill overlooking Morton Loch. It is owned by Historic Scotland.
Date: July 1985
Morton Castle
Title: Morton Castle
Description: The castle's only signs are "Beware - dangerous building!", however much of the main walls are still standing.
Date: July 1985
Morton Castle
Title: Morton Castle
Description: This view shows the castle nestled between the hills beside the loch.
Date: July 1985
Morton Castle - Inside
Title: Morton Castle - Inside
Description: Inside the castle there are some doors still in situ.
Date: July 1985
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