Torthorwald Castle

Torthorwald Castle - Photo ©
Norma Foggo, 17 August 2005

Torthorwald Castle is a large ruined tower in the village of Torthorwald just outside Dumfries in south west Scotland. The first castle on the site was a motte-and-bailey built in the 12th century. The earliest building which forms part of the current ruins was built in the 14th century.


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