Keys to the Past

Bastle at Hall Barns (Simonburn)

A survey of 1541 mentions a bastle at Hall Burns, an 18th century farmhouse. It is possible that this building contains the remains of the earlier bastle.

Reference number:N7900
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Simonburn

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