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Red Castle

Castle (Medieval)

Site Name Red Castle

Classification Castle (Medieval)

Alternative Name(s) Redcastle; Drumancroy; Mains Of Arboll

Canmore ID 15307

Site Number NH88SE 1

NGR NH 8925 8257

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Tarbat
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Ross And Cromarty
  • Former County Ross And Cromarty

Archaeology Notes

NH88SE 1 8925 8257.

(NH 8925 8257) Red Castle (NAT) (Site of)

OS 6" map, (1960)

Red Castle formerly stood on a hillock between the farm of Drumancroy and the Mains of Arboll. The remains of the castle were removed a short time prior to 1872.

Name Book 1872.

No trace. The published site falls in a low-lying area, and not on a hillock as decribed.

Visited by OS (I S S) 6 September 1972.


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