TL7789 : Weeting Castle - 18th C Icehouse

taken 11 years ago, near to Weeting, Norfolk, Great Britain

Weeting Castle - 18th C Icehouse
Weeting Castle - 18th C Icehouse
Weeting Castle is a 12th-century ruin with a three-story-high tower in Weeting, near Brandon, Norfolk. Despite the name, it is not a castle but actually a fortified manor house. It has a large open hall and an attached two-storey chamber block. There's a domed brick ice-house on the northwest corner of the moat and a small car park next to the church. The moat was added in the 14th century. The place is thought to have been abandoned in 1390. The manor was built on a 10th C settlement. It is now owned by English Heritage. Entry is free and the location is open all year for visitors.
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Date Taken
Monday, 25 April, 2011   (more nearby)
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Monday, 25 April, 2011
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Historic sites and artefacts 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 777 891 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:28.2958N 0:36.9663E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TL 777 891
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