Moy Castle was built in the 15th century by Hector Reaganach Maclean, 1st Laird of Lochbuie. It has a three level tower with a garret. The ground floor contains a well. It was captured from the Macleans of Lochbuie by Clan Campbell, but later returned to the Maclaines. The castle was captured from the MacLaines and garrisoned by Campbell followers but later returned to the MacLaines. It was abandoned as a residence in 1752 when Lochbuie House was built.



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Founded: 15th century
Category: Castles and fortifications in United Kingdom


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Clydie (3 years ago)
swam near here
Andy Lawson (4 years ago)
Came here for the stone circles but the road turns into a mud track a wee distance back and isnt fit for anything other than feet. Never made it to the circle. Anyway there is a castle here looking for funds to repair. Worth a wee look if you are passing but the road to get here is questioable and close by its horrendous. Shame
Christine Cahill (4 years ago)
Beautiful loch perfect scenery lovely beach and cafe to enjoy the scenery whilst enjoying cup of tea and a snack surprisingly busy but yet so tranquil like a hidden gem.
Wouter Kolkman (4 years ago)
Impressive building and location.
magali AUDIGIER (4 years ago)
Beautiful landscape, you have to park and walk 1 mile.
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