Description: Clifford's Fort West and South West Wall
Date Listed: 19 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 303384
OS Grid Reference: NZ3628868461
OS Grid Coordinates: 436288, 568461
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0094, -1.4341
TYNEMOUTH UNION ROAD (east side, off)
NZ 3668 SW
15/136 Clifford's Fort west and
south west wall.
Fort wall, 1672. Sandstone ashlar and brick. Tapered nosed wall; brick upper
courses with bricked-up musket holes. Partly obscured by later buildings.
Source: H.E. Craster History of Northumberland vol. VIII 1907; 182,200, 276.
Partly demolished by building work south of Trinity House almshouses in progress
at time of survey. A scheduled ancient monument.
Listing NGR: NZ3628768461
Source: English Heritage
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