Keys to the Past

Togston Tower (Togston)

This was the site of a 16th or 17th century bastle. No record was made of a fortified tower in a survey of 1415, but a defended building stood here until 1820, when it was demolished.

Reference number:N5600
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Togston

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