William the Lion Stone (Alnwick)
In 1174 William the Lion, King of Scotland with a small group of companions was defeated by the English in a fight in open ground before Alnwick Castle. This monument was erected in the 20th century to commemorate the battle. This is a Grade II [Listed Bu
|Historical period:||Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)|
|Legal status:||Listed Building|
|Event(s):||FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1954; E Geary|
Source of Reference
Local History of Alnwick
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