Keys to the Past

Edlingham Castle (Edlingham)

Edlingham Castle. Photo by Peter Ryder.
Edlingham Castle. Photo by Peter Ryder.

Although called a castle, this is actually a fortified manor. It was built in the late 13th to 14th century and the remains that survive today include the hall, solar tower, curtain wall and gatehouse with an outer defensive earthwork. Of all the stru

Reference number:N4221
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Listed Building
Scheduled Ancient Monument
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1955; E Geary
FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1971; D Smith
EXCAVATION, Edlingham Castle 1979 excavation - interim report 1979
EXCAVATION, Edlingham Castle 1980 excavation - interim report 1980
EXCAVATION, Edlingham Castle 1981 excavation - interim report 1981
EXCAVATION, Edlingham Castle 1982 excavation - interim report 1982
EXCAVATION, Edlingham Castle 1978 excavation - interim report 1982; FAIRCLOUGH, G J
WATCHING BRIEF, Edlingham Castle 2011; TWM Archaeology



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Edlingham


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