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Clan Douglas Castles

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Douglas Castles

Castles in Scotland associated with Clan Douglas.
  • Aberdour Castle, Fife, held by the Earls of Morton (partially preserved).
  • Balvenie Castle, Moray, held by James Douglas, 7th Earl of Douglas (ruined).
  • Berwick Castle, Northumberland. Governed by William "le Hardi".(ruined, now forms part of Berwick-upon-Tweed railway station)
  • Bonkyll Castle, Berwickshire
  • Bothwell Castle, South Lanarkshire (ruins).
  • Bowhill House, Selkirkshire. Home of the Duke of Buccleuch and Queensberry (preserved).
  • Cranshaws Castle
  • Dalkeith Castle, Mid-Lothian. (heavily converted)
  • Douglas Castle in South Lanarkshire (now only minimal ruins remain).
  • Drumlanrig Castle, Dumfries and Galloway. 17th century mansion house of the Dukes of Buccleuch and Queensberry (preserved).
  • Grangemuir House, Fife
  • Hawthornden Castle, Mid-Lothian
  • Hermitage Castle, Roxburghshire, 13th century Douglas stronghold (restored ruin).
  • Hume Castle, Berwickshire. ancient links with Douglas, home of Sir Alexander Douglas.
  • Kilspindie Castle, East Lothian. Home to the Douglases of Kilspindie, (scant ruins)
  • Lennoxlove House, East Lothian. Home of the Duke of Hamilton, (also the Marquess of Douglas and Clydesdale, Earl of Angus etc.) (preserved).
  • Loch Leven Castle, Kinross. First home of the Earl of Morton (ruins).
  • Lochindorb Castle, Strathspey
  • Morton Castle, Nithsdale, Dumfries and Galloway. ruined former home of the Douglas Earls of Morton.
  • Newark Castle, Selkirkshire
  • Neidpath Castle, Peeblesshire
  • Ormond Castle, Black Isle
  • Roxburgh Castle, captured by Sir James Douglas.
  • Sandilands Castle, Fife (ruins).
  • Strathaven Castle, South Lanarkshire
  • Strathendry Castle, Fife
  • Tantallon Castle, East Lothian. Stronghold of the Red Douglases (partially ruined).
  • Threave Castle, Dumfries and Galloway (ruins).
  • Timpendean Tower, Roxburghshire (ruins).
  • Whittingehame Tower, East Lothian




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