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Bridgemuir

Tower House (Medieval)

Site Name Bridgemuir

Classification Tower House (Medieval)

Alternative Name(s) 'Brigmere'

Canmore ID 86779

Site Number NY08SE 69

NGR NY 093 845

NGR Description NY c. 093 845

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

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

Archaeology Notes

NY08SE 69 c. 093 845

Nothing can be seen of the tower of 'Brigmere' which is depicted on a map of 1590 near to the confluence of the Kinnel Water with the River Annan. It may have stood in the vicinity of Bridgemuir steading (NY08SE 70).

Information from RCAHMS (IF), 4 January 1996.

J and R Hyslop 1912; J M Corrie 1916.

Listed as tower.

RCAHMS 1997.

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