This evening, I am paying a visit to Castle Sween situated on the edge of a sea loch (lake) called Sween in the West of Scotland.

This castle dates from the 12th century and features a high quadrangular stone wall, over 2m thick. At time of construction the castle formed part of the territory of the MacSweens who were lords of Knapdale. It may have been Dugald MacSween who promoted construction of the castle.

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