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Remains of Vaccary Walls, Trawden Forest

Description: Remains of Vaccary Walls

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 186389

OS Grid Reference: SD9360439387
OS Grid Coordinates: 393604, 439387
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8507, -2.0987

Location: Trawden, Lancashire BB8 8SZ

Locality: Trawden Forest
Local Authority: Pendle Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB8 8SZ

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Listing Text

SD 9339

17/224 Remains of Vaccary Walls,
- Wycoller

- II

Possibly medieval. Large, irregular slabs of stone erected as field enclosures
associated with the vaccary system of cattle farming of which there were two
in Wycoller, Nether-Wycoller and Over-Wycoller. Most stones have been removed
for other purposes. The largest and most regular walls run north east from
Wycoller Hall. J Bentley, Portrait of Wycoller; R Cunliffe Shaw The Royal Forest
of Lancaster.

Listing NGR: SD9360439387

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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