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1517


Newcastle


Newcastle town wall, curtain west of Denton Tower


Newcastle


NZ26SW


Defence


Town Defences


Town Wall


Medieval


C13/C14


Documentary Evidence


This stretch of curtain, c. 118 yards long, was with the towers at either end of it, demolished in 1848/9 to make way for the construction of the Central Station. Its site is now buried under the eastern half of the station.


2482


6386


NZ24826386



<< HER 1517 >> J. Brand, 1789, History of Newcastle, I, 9

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