Hume Castle

Published on
March 23, 2019

Synopsis:

A man explores Hume Castle and talks about its history.

Written by
Mark Nicol

Historian – Filmmaker – Blogger – Guided Tours – Group Speaker

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Hume Castle

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Take a look at Hume Castle with me.
One of the most important fortresses on the Border line during the Wars of Independence. Destroyed by Henry VIII’s and Oliver Cromwell’s forces over the centuries.
Built in its current incarnation in the late 1700’s.

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