Keys to the Past

Ilderton Tower (Cheviotside)

A medieval document, written in 1415, records there was a tower at Ilderton. By 1715 it lay in ruins and today it is difficult to know exactly where it once stood. Some remains may be incorporated into Ilderton Hall.

Reference number:N3501
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1955; A S Phillips

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Cheviotside
Local History of Cheviotside

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