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Tantallon Castle

Photo credit: Torre Abbey Museum

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Tantallon is perched high on rocks overlooking the Firth of Forth. It was the stronghold of the Douglas Clan, Earls of Angus. The clan sold the castle in 1699 and it fell into ruin.

Torre Abbey Museum

Torquay

Title

Tantallon Castle

Date

late 19th C

Medium

oil on canvas

Measurements

H 103 x W 138.5 cm

Accession number

A72

Acquisition method

on loan from Dr Moore, since c.1957

Work type

Painting

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