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Southern and Eastern Boundary Wall at Skipton Castle, Skipton

Description: Southern and Eastern Boundary Wall at Skipton Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 March 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 323423

OS Grid Reference: SD9917451930
OS Grid Coordinates: 399174, 451930
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9635, -2.0141

Location: The Bailey, Skipton, North Yorkshire BD23 1AP

Locality: Skipton
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD23 1AP

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Listing Text

(North aide)

Southern and eastern
boundary wall at
Skipton Castle
SD 9951 1/9
SD 95 SE 2/9


Probably various dates from medieval onwards. Random stone, about 10 ft high,
with flat capping. Extends from gatehouse for about 250 metres alongside The
Bailey, then turns north-westwards to the cliff edge above the river.

Listing NGR: SD9917451930

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Source: English Heritage

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