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Latitude: 54.9712 / 54°58'16"N
Longitude: -1.6206 / 1°37'14"W
OS Eastings: 424382
OS Northings: 564126
OS Grid: NZ243641
Mapcode National: GBR SN7.RP
Mapcode Global: WHC3R.29JW
Entry Name: Town Wall with Durham Tower
Listing Date: 30 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1186222
English Heritage Legacy ID: 304391
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate
Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: Newcastle St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NZ 2464 SW NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE BATH LANE (east side)
19/88 Town Wall with Durham Tower.
(Formerly listed as City Wall)
Town wall and tower. Late C13. Large sandstone blocks. High wall, part with
walk and steeply-coped papapet; corbelled to turrets. Durham Tower: semi-
circular external wall facing Bath Lane has thin stone lintel to entrance in
north side; 2 slits on west and south; large corbels, some damaged, at top.
Interior shows ribbed barrel vault. Scheduled Ancient Monument.
Listing NGR: NZ2438264126
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