NZ5607 : Castle House Farm

taken 12 years ago, near to Great Broughton, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Castle House Farm
Castle House Farm
Situated on the old track between the medieval village of Parva Broctune north to the mill on Broughton Beck (now a Public Bridleway). The house is in an commanding position to defend the manor and village to the south. There was probably no castle ever here but more likely a keep or watchtower. A double chain cannon ball has been found on the farm but this is more probably ammunition rather than a projected missile.
The current house dates from about 1800 but may been built on earlier foundations.
Reference:
Parva Broctune
By June Hodgson (2005)
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Mick Garratt and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
NZ5607, 5 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 24 September, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 24 September, 2005
Category
Farm > Farm   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 560 075 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:27.5882N 1:8.2597W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 562 075
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 88 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register