Keys to the Past

Thropton Tower (Thropton)

In 1415 a small stone tower was recorded in Thropton. By 1541 it was believed to be in poor condition, without any roof. It may have formed part of Thropton Old Hall, which was demolished in 1811. There is now no sign of the tower.

Reference number:N2859
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Thropton


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