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Borve Castle
NF 773-505 Inverness-shire Scotland

Borve CastleBorve Castle is possibly a mid 14th century stone rectangular hall house, founded by Amy MacRuari. Of at least three periods, the building of the square tower to the east could be even earlier. A stronghold of the Macdonalds of Benbecula, the three storey castle was occupied until 1625 or later. The entrance was in the south wall and except for a window at the west end of the south wall, there are hardly any other visible features. Picture © Neil Goodwin

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Borve Castle is located on the Isle of Benbecula, south of Balivanich off the B892. North-west of Oban, by ferry to Lochboisdale and 24 miles north on the A865-B892.

The site is visible from the road.

Car parking is by the side of the road.

Borve Castle picture and large castle map
Borve Castle PictureCastle Map of the Area

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