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Tower House (Medieval)

Site Name Chapel

Classification Tower House (Medieval)

Canmore ID 55447

Site Number NT52NW 6

NGR NT 5468 2556

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Scottish Borders, The
  • Parish Lilliesleaf
  • Former Region Borders
  • Former District Ettrick And Lauderdale
  • Former County Roxburghshire

Archaeology Notes

NT52NW 6 5468 2556.

(NT 5468 2556) Tower (NR) (Site of)

OS 6" map (1924)

A fortalice or Tower at Chapel furnished with loopholes for guns, arrows, or missiles was taken down about 1839.

New Statistical Account (NSA) 1845

There is no trace of the tower.

Visited by OS (EGC) 18 February 1964


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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