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Remains of Vaccary Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Trawden Forest, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8507 / 53°51'2"N

Longitude: -2.0987 / 2°5'55"W

OS Eastings: 393604

OS Northings: 439387

OS Grid: SD936393

Mapcode National: GBR FRSX.FC

Mapcode Global: WHB7S.QGTV

Entry Name: Remains of Vaccary Walls

Listing Date: 29 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361761

English Heritage Legacy ID: 186389

Location: Trawden Forest, Pendle, Lancashire, BB8

County: Lancashire

District: Pendle

Civil Parish: Trawden Forest

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Trawden St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 9339

17/224 Remains of Vaccary Walls,
- Wycoller

- II

Possibly medieval. Large, irregular slabs of stone erected as field enclosures
associated with the vaccary system of cattle farming of which there were two
in Wycoller, Nether-Wycoller and Over-Wycoller. Most stones have been removed
for other purposes. The largest and most regular walls run north east from
Wycoller Hall. J Bentley, Portrait of Wycoller; R Cunliffe Shaw The Royal Forest
of Lancaster.

Listing NGR: SD9360439387

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