Keys to the Past

Bondgate Tower (Alnwick)

Bondgate Tower, Alnwick. Photo by Northumberland County Council, 1968.
Bondgate Tower, Alnwick. Photo by Northumberland County Council, 1968.

Bondgate Tower was the main gate into the fortified medieval town of Alnwick. It was later used as the town's jail in the post-medieval period. This is a Scheduled Monument and Grade I Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N4830
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Conservation area
Listed Building
Scheduled Ancient Monument

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Source of Reference
Local History of Alnwick


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