THE CASTLE, BRIDGEGATE - List Entry

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    "BARNARD CASTLE NZ0416SE THE SCAR 770-1/5/204 (South side) 24/02/50 The Castle Consolidated and displayed ruins of castle, partly excavated. Earthwork castle in the area which was to become the Inner Ward was established by Guy de Baliol post c1095; he later probably rebuilt the south gate tower in stone. Stone castle C12: 1130-1185 Bernard de Baliol (d.1154) and his son of same name built the larger castle with wall and rock-cut ditch round the Inner Ward, the Headlam Tower in place of the stone gatehouse, and a 2-storey keep at the north-east corner (c1125-c1140); curtain wall and gates to the other wards with Constable Tower on the west..."
  • Owner

    Historic England
  • Source

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  • Further information

    Link: https://www.historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1218822
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 5 years, 4 months ago
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