29 Mar 2019

Caerlaverock Castle

The ruins of Caerlaverock Castle near Dumfries.

Beseiged by a Covenanter army in 1640, it held out for 13 weeks before surrendering. This photo shows the destroyed curtain wall which was pulled down so supporters of Charles I could never use it as a place of defence again.

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