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Whitlow ll bastle (Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh)

Ruins of Whitlow II in the foreground, Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh. Photo by Peter Ryder.
Ruins of Whitlow II in the foreground, Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh. Photo by Peter Ryder.

The ruined bastle at Whitlow was built after 1540, in the post-medieval period. Archaeologists call this bastle Whitlow II as there are two other bastles here, Whitlow I and Whitlow III.

Reference number:N5944
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Event(s):PHOTOGRAPHIC SURVEY, Towers and Bastles in Northumberland 1995; P RYDER

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Source of Reference
Local History of Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh


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