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Tower House (Medieval)

Site Name Archerbeck

Classification Tower House (Medieval)

Canmore ID 87070

Site Number NY47NW 26

NGR NY 416 778

NGR Description NY c. 416 778

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

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

Archaeology Notes

NY47NW 26 c. 416 778

The tower of Archerbeck is noted on a map of 1590 on the W bank of the stream of the same name, but its location cannot now be identified. It nay have stood near Archerbeck steading (NY47NW 28).

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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