Keys to the Past

North Sunderland tower (North Sunderland and Seahouses)

In medieval times there was a tower in North Sunderland but it was demolished in 1790, when the present church and vicarage were built. When it was demolished several 16th and 17th century coins were found. There are no visible remains to be seen here now.

Reference number:N5900
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Conservation area

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Source of Reference
Local History of North Sunderland and Seahouses

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