Spindlestone ducket, near Outchester (Easington (Northumberland))
Spindlestone Ducket is a small tower built in the 18th century on the site of an earlier moated farmstead. Although previously thought to be a windmill, Spindlestone Ducket was probably built as a dovecote. This is part of a Scheduled Monument protected by law.
|Historical period:||Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)|
|Legal status:||Listed Building|
Scheduled Ancient Monument
|Event(s):||WATCHING BRIEF, Archaeological watching brief at The Ducket, Outchester Farm, Belford, Northumberland 2007; Bamburgh Research Project|
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Source of Reference
Local History of Easington (Northumberland)
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