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It's pleasant walk up from the pier, and the castle is, as Birder Bolton concedes, very... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2017
Serrezlesfesses
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Do they really want visitors here?

The castle itself is very interesting and worth a visit BUT do they really want visitors? The... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2013
BirderBoltonUK
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Bolton UK
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One of Scotland's oldest stone castles, this is associated with the Norwegian viking giant Kolbein Hruga.
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6 May 2017
“Peace”
4 Aug 2013
“Do they really want visitors here?”
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Wyre, Scotland

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Reviewed 6 May 2017

It's pleasant walk up from the pier, and the castle is, as Birder Bolton concedes, very interesting. It also has a quiet charm which some of the more heralded sights are losing to the cruise ship masses.While it may not feature on many "Bucket lists",...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2013

The castle itself is very interesting and worth a visit BUT do they really want visitors? The track is signposted (with a broken down sign) next to the Heritage Centre, which itself is well worth a visit. We set off along a rough track along...More

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