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Tower House (Medieval)

Site Name 'Irvine'

Classification Tower House (Medieval)

Canmore ID 67671

Site Number NY38SE 28

NGR NY 36 80

NGR Description NY c. 36 80

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

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

Archaeology Notes

NY38SE 28 c. 36 80.

The OSA (1794) records that the tower of 'Irvine' is 'now only known, as having once been'. The modern farmsteading of Old Irvine (NY38SE 86) is at NY 366 810 and Irvine House (NY38SE 29) at NY 374 806.

RCAHMS 1981.

Listed as tower.

RCAHMS 1997.


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