Two Donside Castles

W Simpson (Author)


Keyword(s):
Towie Castle
Period(s):
Seventeenth Century

Abstract


Terpersie Castle appears to be the earliest dated example of the characteristic Scottish "three-stepped" or Z-type of castle, which is specially common in the regions north of the Mounth. The ruins are described and illustrated. The ruins of Towie Castle are also briefly considered.

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Published
30-11-1942
How to Cite
Simpson, W. (1942). Two Donside Castles. Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 76, 93-102. Retrieved from http://journals.socantscot.org/index.php/psas/article/view/8174
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