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Bastle at Hanging Shaw Farmhouse (Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh)

Hanging Shaw I bastle, Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh. Photo by Peter Ryder.
Hanging Shaw I bastle, Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh. Photo by Peter Ryder.

The remains of a post-medieval bastle can be seen incorporated into Hanging Shaw Farmhouse. Archaeologists call this bastle `Hanging Shaw II'.

Reference number:N6021
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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