Edinburgh, West Shore Road, Granton Castle

Edinburgh, West Shore Road, Granton Castle

Site Name Edinburgh, West Shore Road, Granton Castle

Classification Castle (medieval)

Alternative Name(s) Royston House; Royston Castle; West Shore Road; Roystoun Castle; Old Granton House

Canmore ID 52042

Site Number NT27NW 2

NGR NT 2258 7727

Datum Osgb36 - Ngr

Council Edinburgh, City Of

Parish Edinburgh (edinburgh, City Of)

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Granton Castle remains

Posted by Colin McLeod on the 23/10/2017

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This photo shows the remnants of Granton Castle. The image is undated, but was printed by Jerome Ltd., an Edinburgh photographer trading between the 1930s and 1950s. The growth of vegetation suggests that the photo was taken some years after the ruins had been demolished for quarrying in 1928.

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