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Dun Carloway Broch Fort - Isle of Lewis - Pictures & Images -

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Pictures and images of of Dun Carloway Broch on the Isle of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides, Scotland.


Brochs are among Scotland's most impressive prehistoric buildings and were the precursors of the Medieval Scottish Tower Houses. The world Broch is derived from lowland Scots who called forts Brough from the old Norse Borg.

The Dun Carloway broch diameter is 14.3 metres and the walls still stand at its original height of 9m. Where the walls have fallen down...
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