A Medieval castle in the Aberdeenshire countryside
Category Archives: Castles
A medieval castle
Wray Castle can be found in the Lake District in Ambleside, and has amazing views across Lake Windermere and the hills. A surgeon and a heiress from Liverpool in 1840 began to build the castle. Today the castle is run by the National Trust.
Dunster Castle Exmoor Somerset impressive gatehouse built in the Medieval time, the castle is the home of the Luttrell family for over 600 years. It run by the National Trust, there is also a 18th Century watermill and a riverside wooded garden, and also dog friendly but must be on a short lead.
A ruined by the bank of Loch Awe, it was constructed in the 15th Century and was owned by the Campbells of Glenorchy.
A 14th Century moated castle built in 1380 in East Sussex countryside. It was built by Sir Edward Dalyngrigge ,a former Knight of Richard 111. There are rumour’s of ghost haunting the castle, a lady in red has been seen in one of the windows in the towers. Today the National Trust run and look after the castle.
Built in 17 Century to entertain aristocracy and Royalty its owners the Weld family. In 1929 it was ravaged by fire.
This village is a “Belle Ville” in France and contains medieval buildings.
St Cuthbert Church
St Cuthbert church Edinburgh with the castle in the background
The Ross fountain
Taken in Princes Street gardens Edinburgh, the fountain was installed in 1872 with the castle behind it.