Until Duncan Davidson VI of Tulloch died in 1917 the seat of the chief of Clan Davidson was at Tulloch Castle. This was originally the seat of the Clan MacBain but the Davidsons took over the castle after they claimed the lands.
... The seat of the Chief of Clan Jardine was at Spedlins Tower ... It is a 15th century fortalice which was abandoned by the Clan Chief when he built a new mansion nearby ...
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