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Bigges Pillar

A Grade II Listed Building in Edlingham, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.358 / 55°21'28"N

Longitude: -1.8088 / 1°48'31"W

OS Eastings: 412222

OS Northings: 607123

OS Grid: NU122071

Mapcode National: GBR H6TH.64

Mapcode Global: WHC1Q.5LYC

Entry Name: Bigges Pillar

Listing Date: 25 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371072

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236456

Location: Edlingham, Northumberland, NE66

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Edlingham

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Whittingham and Edlingham with Bolton Chapel

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 10 NW NU 12220712
14/331 Bigges' Pillar

Possible beacon base, perhaps medieval. Large rubble with roughly-coursed
facing partly fallen. Circular plan, c.8 metres diameter; battered convex
profile to sides, flattish top. Traces of steps on west side; overall height
3 metres.

Listing NGR: NU1222207123

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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