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Description: Corner Tower
Date Listed: 17 December 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 304467
OS Grid Reference: NZ2530764148
OS Grid Coordinates: 425307, 564148
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9713, -1.6062
There is also a scheduled monument with a similar name, Newcastle Upon Tyne Town Defences: Section of Curtain Wall Containing Corner Tower, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This is probably the same structure or related to it in some way.
NZ 2564 SW NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE CITY ROAD
21/162 Corner Tower
Internal turret of Town Wall. Medieval. Large blocks of coursed and squared
sandstone. 2 turrets at right-angles, indicating change in direction of wall
to include Pandon, with buttress on south. Source: E. Tullet 'An Excavation
at the Corner Tower, Newcastle upon Tyne.' Archaeologia Aeliana 5, vol. VII,
Listing NGR: NZ2530764148
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