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MacDuff Castle, East Wemyss

#35 of 77 in Historic Sites in Fife
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MacDuff's Castle is a ruined castle near East Wemyss, in Fife, Scotland. The site is associated with the MacDuff Earls of Fife, the most powerful family in Fife in the middle ages, although nothing survives from this period. The present ruins are the remains of the home of the Wemyss family, who lived here from the 14th century, and their successors in the 16th century.
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  • Nice walk along the beach with my dog. It has car park nearby. Ruined Castles was pretty and small and also the Wemyss caves close by.  more »
  • The ruined castle of the MacDuff Earls of Fife and their descendent Wemyss family, the latter continuing to own the land and castle to this day. Visually, the remaining structure resembles a tower...  more »
  • Interesting piece of history on our doorstep - well worth a look !
  • A really cool find along the Fife coastal path.
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