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Tunnel 50 Metres East of Priory Church, Brinkburn

Description: Tunnel 50 Metres East of Priory Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 236744

OS Grid Reference: NZ1166198316
OS Grid Coordinates: 411661, 598316
Latitude/Longitude: 55.2788, -1.8180

Location: Brinkburn, Northumberland NE65 8AT

Locality: Brinkburn
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 8AT

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Listing Text

NZ 19 NW
10/75 Tunnel 50 metres
east of Priory

Artificial tunnel, probably a grotto or folly. Late C18 or early C19.
Roughly-squared stone. L-plan. Short barrel-vaulted passage 1.8 metres
high runs north then turns east through longer, slightly larger tunnel to
exit; overall length c.22 metres.

Not genuinely subterranean; constructed in a dug trench, and infilled above

Listing NGR: NZ1166198316

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Source: English Heritage

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