NU1817 : Heiferlaw Tower

taken 8 years ago, 3 km from South Charlton, Northumberland, Great Britain

Heiferlaw Tower
Heiferlaw Tower
The tower house is a prominent building built on the east side of Heifer Law. It was built in the late 15th century by Alnwick Abbey and was probably used as a look out tower for the monks. The building measures 7.4m by 8.8m externally and is built from stone blocks over one metre thick. It stands 7m high and has three floors (ground, first and second). This is a Scheduled Monument and a Grade I Listed Building protected by law.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 26 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 30 January, 2010
Category
Ancient site > Ancient site   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 182 176 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:27.1640N 1:42.8089W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 183 175
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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