Windlestone Hall, Rusheyford, County Durham (Windlestone)
Possible site of a World War Two prisoner of war camp. Included in a site list complied by English Heritage, it appears that this site, noted in contemporary documentation, has been completely demolished and the exact location is unknown. It is also recorded that Windlestone Hall was used during the First World War as the 19th Durham VA Hospital (1).
|Historical period:||20th Century (1901 to 2000)
First World War (1914 to 1918)
|Legal status:||Registered Park or Garden of Historic Interest|
National Heritage List for England Entry Number: 1001407
|Event(s):||Harperley POW Camp, Craigside,|
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Source of Reference
Local History of Windlestone
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