DunansCastle.tv bringing the restoration alive!

Regular updates from the restoration of the famous ruined castle, bridge and grounds in Argyll, with Charles Dixon-Spain, project manager and owner. Follow Charles and the team as they battle to bring back into use one of Argyll’s Lost Mansions.

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To support the project, please visit Scottishlaird.com where decorative titles, merchandise and more information is available.

Charles introduces Lairds and Ladies to their titles and what they can expect when visiting Dunans!
Charles Introduces the September 23 Jammer’s Session
Mid-week #1
End Week #1
Start Week #2
Why Jammers??
Finale! It’s done!


Starting the dig
Creating the Access
Starting Work

The Secret Paths of Dunans

The Secret Paths of Dunans Castle

Volunteering at Dunans with Adventures in Preservation

Forestry – both the harvest of commercial coups and the planting of nearly 80 hectares of native woodland – has become critical to the Dunans Project. See the latest announcements below, and in the large video below that an explainer as to how timber and trees will help the restoration!

Short report for Winter 2022 Newsletter
Announcement on the Next stage of the Dunans Project
Summer 2020 Newsletter Video on Tours and Lockdown
The next stage in the works at the castle!
Lovely moment of discovery caught on camera … as well as a resting butterfly!
Fabulous Aerial Shot of Dunans Castle!

Time lapse of building the temporary roof at Dunans.
March 2020 Newsletter
Short report for February’s Newsletter!
December Newsletter, wherein the Laird walks you through the cleared castle

Redbox in the castle – nice looping shot