Keys to the Past

Gunnerton Tower (Chollerton)

A medieval tower house once stood at Gunnerton. It is mentioned in surveys made in 1541 and 1715 but by the beginning of the 20th century only one wall survived. Nothing of the tower survives today and its exact site is not known.

Reference number:N9278
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Chollerton


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