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URQUHART CASTLE

URQUHART CASTLE
URQUHART CASTLE

Evocative ruins on the western shore of Loch Ness.  Urquhart Castle was involved in the Scottish Wars of Independence and the conflict between the King and the Lords of the Isles, until finally being partially destroyed by Government troops to prevent its use by rebel Jacobites.

Region:
Location/Address: Strone, by Drumnadrochit, near Inverness
County: Highlands
Post Code: IV63 6XJ
Main Historic Period: Medieval
Primary Management: Historic Scotland
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