Tyne and Wear HER(1562): Newcastle town wall, Wallknoll or Sallyport Tower

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    "Walknoll, Sallyport or (Ships) Carpenters' Tower was presumably that which caused the emigration of the Carmelite Friars at the beginning of the 14th century. It was originally a rectangular tower, 28 feet North-South, 25.5 feet East-West, projecting to the field and standing on the hill at a point where the wall changed direction. It had a vaulted basement...."
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    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Link: http://twsitelines.info/SMR/1562
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 7 years, 8 months ago
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