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Castle Wall Behind No.3

A Grade I Listed Building in Elvet and Gilesgate, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7752 / 54°46'30"N

Longitude: -1.5741 / 1°34'26"W

OS Eastings: 427494

OS Northings: 542340

OS Grid: NZ274423

Mapcode National: GBR KFG7.00

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.S7MK

Entry Name: Castle Wall Behind No.3

Listing Date: 6 May 1952

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322845

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110299

Location: County Durham, DH1

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Elvet and Gilesgate

Built-Up Area: Durham

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Durham St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE NORTH BAILEY
NZ 2742 SW and NZ 2742 SE (East side)

14 and 15/247 Castle wall
6/5/52 behind No. 3

GV I

Castle wall with base of angle tower. C12. Coursed squared sandstone.
Wall and large buttress, c.7m. high; the angle tower is square-cornered,
projects about 2 1/2 m. and is 3m. across east face.

Source: W.T. Jones, Durham University Journal new series Vols XXII and
XXIII; Clack and Gosling Eds. Archaeology in the North Durham 1976
PP 138-41.


Listing NGR: NZ2749442340

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