2013

NZ0461 : Bywell Castle

taken 11 years ago, near to Stocksfield, Northumberland, England

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Bywell Castle
Bywell Castle
Pevsner says "A big rectangular gatehouse tower, built early in the 15th C for Ralph Neville, the second Earl of Westmorland. It is roofless, but the shell remains virtually intact. The gatehouse faces south (ie towards the river) and was intended to be part of a large enclosure, which may never have been completed."

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NZ0461, 204 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Mike Quinn   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Thursday, 28 February, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 2 March, 2013
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 04937 61775 [1m precision]
WGS84: 54:57.0361N 1:55.4669W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 04855 61704
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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