Morton Loch

A small loch in Nithsdale, Dumfries and Galloway, Morton Loch is the property of the Buccleuch Estates and lies 1½ miles (2.5 km) northeast of Carronbridge. Morton Castle was built on a prominent site on its southern shore but at that stage the loch was probably little more than a marsh. It was created in its current form by the building of a dam in the 18th century, and today offers recreational fishing.

Use the tabs on the right of this page to see other parts of this entry arrow

If you have found this information useful please consider making
a donation to help maintain and improve this resource. More info...

By using our site you agree to accept cookies, which help us serve you better