Harris, Ardvourlie Castle

Hunting Lodge

Site Name Harris, Ardvourlie Castle

Classification Hunting Lodge

Alternative Name(s) Aird A' Mhulaidh

Canmore ID 118930

Site Number NB11SE 10

NGR NB 18942 10534

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council Western Isles
  • Parish Harris
  • Former Region Western Isles Islands Area
  • Former District Western Isles
  • Former County Inverness-shire

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Ardvourlie, 1863 Another of the Earl of Dunmore¿s shooting lodges, situated on the ice-carved shores of Loch Seaforth. An asymmetrical group of crowstepped blocks arranged about a saddleback tower, it holds its own resolutely against the mountainous backdrop of North Harris.

Taken from "Western Seaboard: An Illustrated Architectural Guide", by Mary Miers, 2008. Published by the Rutland Press http://www.rias.org.uk

Archaeology Notes

NB11SE 10.00 18942 10534

NB11SE 10.01 18925 10574 Ardvourlie Castle, Bridge

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