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Orchardton Tower

A Scheduled Monument in Castle Douglas and Crocketford, Dumfries and Galloway


Latitude: 54.8769 / 54°52'36"N

Longitude: -3.8453 / 3°50'43"W

OS Eastings: 281696

OS Northings: 555128

OS Grid: NX816551

Mapcode National: GBR 1DL1.9K

Mapcode Global: WH4W7.XP25

« Listing Details

Entry Name: Orchardton Tower

Scheduled Date: 31 December 1921

Last Amended: 19 December 2002

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM90233

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Secular: tower

Location: Buittle

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Castle Douglas and Crocketford

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