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Harris, Ardvourlie Castle

Hunting Lodge (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Harris, Ardvourlie Castle

Classification Hunting Lodge (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Aird A' Mhulaidh

Canmore ID 118930

Site Number NB11SE 10

NGR NB 18942 10534

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • 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

Archaeology Notes

NB11SE 10.00 18942 10534

NB11SE 10.01 18925 10574 Ardvourlie Castle, Bridge


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