Keys to the Past

Cocklaw tower house (Adderstone with Lucker)

A medieval pele tower, or tower house, which survives as a low earthwork. In the 1950s traces of stonework were visible but by 1969 the remains were difficult to detect.

Reference number:N4907
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Adderstone with Lucker

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