Tantallon Castle Photos

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Tantallon Castle is a mid-14th-century fortress, located 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) east of North Berwick, in East Lothian, Scotland. It sits atop a promontory opposite the Bass Rock, looking out onto the Firth of Forth. The last medieval curtain wall castle to be constructed in Scotland, Tantallon comprises a single wall blocking off the…
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Approach To Tantallon From The South

Curtain Wall, With The Gatehouse In The Centre

Plan Of Inner Court Of Tantallon Castle

The Ruins Of The Douglas Tower, With The Bass Rock Behind

The North Range, Seen From The Gatehouse

Inner Face Of The Curtain Wall From The North Range

View From Seacliff Harbour, Showing The Fortifications Blocking The Promontory.

James V Of Scotland, Who Successfully Besieged Tantallon In 1528.

General Monck, Who Successfully Besieged Tantallon In 1651.