Keys to the Past

Pele Cottage, Wingates (Nunnykirk)

Pele Cottage, located on the north side of Wingates village, has been recorded to possess 1m thick walls. This may suggest that the building if of some antiquity and therefore be a bastle or pele.

Reference number:N25137
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Nunnykirk

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