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This is the place to search for places to visit and things of interest in Britain, by name, location, type, keyword – or just have a browse. It is a growing directory – over 780 entries have been listed as of July 2020. Most entries have links for further information.
14th century stronghold of the Black Douglases, built by Archibald the Grim, Threave Castle stands on an island in the river Dee. Access is via a small boat, summoned by ringing a bell...fabulous! Not much to see, but worth it for the excitement and possible views of wildlife.