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The Legend of Castle Eilean Donan, a Scottish Icon

In the earlier thirteenth century, during the reign of Alexander II  (ruled 1214–1249), a large curtain-wall castle (wall of enciente) was constructed, enclosing much of the island. At this time th…


Eilean Donan Castle, on the main tourist route to the Isle of Skye, is one of the icons of Scotland and perhaps the most photographed castle in the whole country