Keys to the Past

Observatory at Ratcheugh Crag (Longhoughton)

Ratcheugh Observatory.
Ratcheugh Observatory.

The observatory at Ratcheugh Crag was designed by Robert Adam and built sometime between 1754 and the 1770s. It is a Grade I Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N5706
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Legal status:Listed Building

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Source of Reference
Local History of Longhoughton

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