Keys to the Past

Ancient Pile (Bamburgh)

A survey of about 1715 recorded an 'ancient pile' in the village of Newtown. The village is now a single farmstead, and no visible remains of a tower or similar buildings can be seen in the surviving buildings or in the surrounding area.

Reference number:N5090
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Bamburgh

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