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Latitude: 54.8975 / 54°53'50"N
Longitude: -2.9432 / 2°56'35"W
OS Eastings: 339607
OS Northings: 556266
OS Grid: NY396562
Mapcode National: GBR 7CWT.L5
Mapcode Global: WH802.R5NC
Entry Name: Outer Bailey Gallipoli Block
Listing Date: 1 June 1949
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1197004
English Heritage Legacy ID: 386578
Location: Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3
Electoral Ward/Division: Castle
Built-Up Area: Carlisle
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Carlisle St Cuthbert with St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY3956SE CARLISLE CASTLE
671-1/6/8 Outer Bailey: Gallipoli Block
Regimental canteen, now civilian and army offices. 1829 with
extensive 1876 alterations and extensions; C20 rear additions.
English bond brickwork under graduated Welsh slate roof; C19
ridge and end brick chimney stacks. Formerly single storey, 6
bays, now 2 storeys, 11 bays overall; porches to bays 3 and 9
have round-headed blind arches; facing returns with plank
doors. Sash windows with glazing bars in brick reveals; stone
sills and lintels; bay 3 blank to first floor. Upper central
C20 painted stone panel is inscribed GALLIPOLI, one of the
battle honours of the Border Regiment. Return walls have
external stone steps to upper floor, plank doors in brick
surrounds. INTERIOR not inspected. Canteens in garrisons were
abolished in 1871 (Carlisle Journal, 1871). Carlisle Journal
(1876) gives the contractors name for the extensions as T.B.
Nelson of Carlisle. For full details see McCarthy et al
(1990). Included for group value.
(Carlisle Journal: 4 February 1876; Carlisle Castle: A survey
and documentary history: McCarthy MR: London: 1990-; Carlisle
Journal: 8 September 1871).
Listing NGR: NY3960756266
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