Matthew Stuart: Following the Footsteps


Blue:  in current use
Purple:  later replacement
Green:  ruins
Grey:  no trace

1.       Dumbarton Castle, West Dunbartonshire
2.       Linlithgow Bridge, Linlithgow
3.       Chateau La Verrerie, Aubigny-sur-Néve, France
4.       Stirling, Stirlingshire
5.       Carlisle, Cumbria
6.       Westminster, London
7.       Temple Newsam, Leeds
8.       Rothesay Castle, Isle of Bute
9.       Beaumaris Port, Beamaris Anglesey
10.     Wressell Castle, Yorkshire
11.     Settrington, Yorkshire
12.     Mercat Cross, Royal Mile Edinburgh
13.     Kirk o’Fields, Edinburgh
14.     Berwick, Northumberland
15.     Brechin, Angus

Lennox spent much of his life as a soldier, campaigning in France and Italy in his youth, then in the long years of the Wars of the Rough Wooing, between England and Scotland, first in support of the Franco-Scots alliance, then as the servant of Henry VIII of England.  

Read more about the places associated with Matthew Stuart, 4th Earl of Lennox here