Who lived in Crookston Castle?


Who lived in Crookston Castle?

History of Scottish Castles:

During the Middle Ages, the construction of castles in Scotland was as prominent as in other parts of the island. Crookston Castle, located in southwest Glasgow, was originally built in the 12th century CE.

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Crookston Castle was originally built for Sir Robert de Croc, a Norman knight given the land by King David I in 1170 CE. In 1330 the land and castle...

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History of Castles in the Middle Ages


Chapter 11 / Lesson 19

Castles long served as house and home to landowners in the early middle ages. Learn about the different types of castles, how castles transitioned from wood to stone, and where they ended up in the late middle ages.

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