Old Nafferton (Horsley)
This was the site of a bastle. However, most of the buildings at Old Nafferton were demolished in 1843, when it became part of the Bywell Estates. One of the few remaining buildings is a rectangular cow house. This has very thick walls, and it has been suggested that this may be the remains of the bastle.
|Historical period:||Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)|
|Event(s):||PHOTOGRAPHIC SURVEY, Towers and Bastles in Northumberland 1995; P RYDER|
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Source of Reference
Local History of Horsley
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