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Morriston

Tower House (Medieval)

Site Name Morriston

Classification Tower House (Medieval)

Canmore ID 57364

Site Number NT64SW 17

NGR NT 60 41

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/site/57364

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Scottish Borders, The
  • Parish Legerwood
  • Former Region Borders
  • Former District Ettrick And Lauderdale
  • Former County Berwickshire

Archaeology Notes

NT64SW 17 60 41.

"The tower of Morriston mentioned in the former Statistical Account has been pulled down and has been nearly altogether removed in the course of agricultural improvement." (Not in Statistical Account [OSA, Legerwood Parish]).

New Statistical Account (NSA) 1845.

No further information was found regarding a tower at Morriston during field investigation.

Visited by OS(WDJ) 5 October 1962.

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Visibility: Evidence for this site, or the origins of this site, comes from documentary sources. Nothing may be visible at this location.

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