Keys to the Past

Meldon Tower (Meldon)

These are the foundations of Meldon Tower, which was first recorded in 1415. The building is rectangular and marked by slight earth banks. To the east and downhill the ground is uneven with dressed stones visible in places.

Reference number:N11251
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Meldon


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