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Comments:  The oldest building in the town of Irvine, Seagate Castle is believed to have been first sited in the mid-12th Century and remained inhabited until the mid-18th, the ruins today represent a 16th Century Fortalice consisting of a lengthy main block with three projected Towers, two round and one triangular.

Did You Know?

 

Irvine was the site of Scotland's 12th century Military Capital and former headquarters of the Lord High Constable of Scotland, Hugh de Morville, It has also served as the Capital of Cunninghame.

 

Irvine is the birthplace of the present Deputy First Minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon and the former First Minister of Scotland, Jack McConnell.

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Name:    Seagate Castle
Location:   Irvine, North Ayrshire

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