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Flask

Tower House (Medieval)

Site Name Flask

Classification Tower House (Medieval)

Canmore ID 67587

Site Number NY38NE 22

NGR NY 37 88

NGR Description NY c. 37 88

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

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

Archaeology Notes

NY38NE 22 c. 37 88.

Reference to the lands of Flask 'with its tower' occurs in 16th century charters.

J Elliot 1954

The site of the tower of 'Flask' cannot be located. (Names 'Flask Wood' and 'Flask Rig' fall on NY 37 88.)

RCAHMS 1981.

Listed as tower.

RCAHMS 1997.

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