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Caerlaverock Castle, Dumfries and Galloway


  • Located in Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, The Lowlands, Scotland
  • Dumfries and Galloway DG1 4RU
  • A rare triangular moated castle
  • Caerlaverock Castle dates from the thirteenth century
  • The castle was abandoned in the seventeenth century after a seige
  • Caerlaverock castle is a short distance from the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust Reserve WWT Caerlaverock
  • Both the Castle and the WWT reserve are within the Caerlaverock National Nature Reserve

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www.historic-scotland.gov.uk
en.wikipedia.org
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