Millhousebridge, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

Spedlin's Tower

Spedlin's Tower

Spedlin's Tower was built around 1480. It is supposedly haunted by the ghost of a miller who was locked up and starved to death sometime in the 1500's. His pitiful cries were once said to echo through the building. It is now a private residence and NOT open to the public.

Spedlin's Tower,



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For further information, please read Britain's Haunted Heritage by J.A. Brooks and Haunted Britain by Antony D. Hippisley Coxe.


Visitor Information

Millhousebridge is a village in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland.

It lies northwest of Lockerbie.

Pictured is Spedlin's Tower courtesy of Lynne Kirton. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons.