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Tower House (Medieval)

Site Name 'Grenewich'

Classification Tower House (Medieval)

Alternative Name(s) Greenwrae

Canmore ID 67569

Site Number NY37SW 6

NGR NY 326 729

NGR Description NY c. 326 729

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Dumfries And Galloway
  • Parish Half Morton
  • Former Region Dumfries And Galloway
  • Former District Annandale And Eskdale
  • Former County Dumfries-shire

Archaeology Notes

NY37SW 6 c. 326 729.

A map of 1590 places the tower of 'Grenewich' on the E side of the River Sark, but it more probably stood W of the river, on the modern farm of Greenwrae (NY37SW 60).

J and R Hyslop 1912; T H B Graham 1912; RCAHMS 1981.

Listed as tower.

RCAHMS 1997.


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