Keys to the Past

Alleged tower at Burradon (Netherton with Biddlestone)

A medieval tower is alleged to have stood at Burradon. It is described in a 16th century survey as a ruin and is said to have been still visible in about 1850. Today, there are no traces of a medieval building and a farm stands on the site.

Reference number:N1119
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1957; A S Phillips
FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1977; I S Sainsbury



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Netherton with Biddlestone
Local History of Netherton with Biddlestone


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