Durham Tower


Herber Tower The Durham TowerBuilt during the late 13th century, this was a single-storey semi-circular tower with a strong rib-vaulted room. Durham Tower is amongst the most complete parts of the Town Wall left today, and is a scheduled ancient monument.

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Durham Tower, Newcastle, no date

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061983:Durham Tower Bath Lane Maybury Malcolm 1995

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Durham Tower, Town Wall

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The Durham Tower

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Plaque re the Durham Tower

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Tyne and Wear HER(1530): Newcastle town wall, Durham Tower
- "An almost complete example of a single-storeyed semi-circular tower. The rectangular rib-vaulted room is lit by two surviving loops (the third is now a door), and was originally entered from ...

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from Geograph (geograph)
Town Walls (by Bath Lane, NE1)

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West Walls (2)

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TOWN WALL WITH DURHAM TOWER
- "Town wall and tower. Late C13. Large sandstone blocks. High wall, part with walk and steeply-coped papapet; corbelled to turrets. Durham Tower: semi- circular external wall facing Bath Lane has ...

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