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Bigges Pillar, Edlingham

Description: Bigges Pillar

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236456

OS Grid Reference: NU1222207123
OS Grid Coordinates: 412222, 607123
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3580, -1.8088

Location: Edlingham, Northumberland NE66 2BU

Locality: Edlingham
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 2BU

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Listing Text

NU 10 NW NU 12220712
14/331 Bigges' Pillar

Possible beacon base, perhaps medieval. Large rubble with roughly-coursed
facing partly fallen. Circular plan, c.8 metres diameter; battered convex
profile to sides, flattish top. Traces of steps on west side; overall height
3 metres.

Listing NGR: NU1222207123

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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