Keys to the Past

Blackwell, Castle Hill (Darlington)

This earth mound was once much larger before being eaten away by the river. It may once have been a medieval (1066 to 1540) motte, but there is no certain evidence for this.

Reference number:D1507

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Darlington

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