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Tower House (Medieval)

Site Name Catslack

Classification Tower House (Medieval)

Canmore ID 53082

Site Number NT32NW 9

NGR NT 3403 2602

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Scottish Borders, The
  • Parish Yarrow
  • Former Region Borders
  • Former District Ettrick And Lauderdale
  • Former County Selkirkshire

Archaeology Notes

NT32NW 9 3403 2602.

(NT 3403 2602) Catslack Tower(NR) (Site of).

OS 6" map (1900)

Catslack Tower (Site). There are no structural remains. The forest stead of Catslack was let for nine years to Sir Patrick Crichton of Cranston- Riddle in the year 1499-1500. (Register of the Privy Seal of Scotland 1488-1529, No.475)

RCAHMS 1957, visited 1946

No trace of the tower remains: the site lies in a cultivated field.

Visited by OS (EGC) 30 May 1962


Sbc Note

Visibility: This was the site of an archaeological monument, which may no longer be visible.

Information from Scottish Borders Council


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