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Ardchonnel Castle

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Ardchonnel Castle
Argyll and Bute - Ardchonnell, Strathclyde, Scotland
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The romantic, ivy-covered ruins of Ardchonnel Castle stand on a small island near the east bank of Loch Awe. The castle can not easily be visited, but the view from the bank is stunning. Ardchonnel (sometimes spelled Ardchonell) was the stronghold of the ancestors of the Dukes of Argyll, who used it as a base to launch attacks upon their neighbours.

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