NZ0066 : Entrance to Aydon Castle, Northumberland

taken 6 years ago, near to Aydon, Northumberland, Great Britain

Entrance to  Aydon Castle, Northumberland
Entrance to Aydon Castle, Northumberland
Originally just a 13th century English Manor House but fortified at the commencement of Anglo-Scottish hostilities. Pillaged and burnt by the Scots in 1315, retaken by English rebels in 1345, and taken again by the Scots the following year.
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NZ0066, 82 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 6 May, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 17 May, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Village, Rural settlement 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 0013 6628 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:59.4665N 1:59.9700W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 0012 6630
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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Fortified Manor House 

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