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Castle (Medieval), Farmhouse (Period Unassigned), Farmstead (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Newton

Classification Castle (Medieval), Farmhouse (Period Unassigned), Farmstead (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Newton Castle

Canmore ID 31130

Site Number NO26SW 2

NGR NO 2305 6019

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Angus
  • Parish Glenisla
  • Former Region Tayside
  • Former District Angus
  • Former County Angus

Archaeology Notes

NO26SW 2 2305 6019.

(NO 2305 6019) Newton on site of Castle (NR)

OS 6" map, (1927)

Only the foundations of Newton castle remain. It was destroyed by the Earl of Argyll in 1641.

G Cumming 1843.

Vestiges of Newton Castle exist.

NSA 1845.

No remains of Newton Castle exist, but about a year ago a portion of the wall, c. 5' thick, was standing in the old farmhouse.

Name Book 1862.


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