Cartington Castle

  • Description

    Includes several photographs and history of the castle. "A Complex building in ruins includes C14 tower, extended to included a great hall, and probably a tower-defended courtyard, by John Cartington in 1441/2 when he was granted a licence to crenellate his home. The original " Tower of Kartyngton" mentioned in the 1415 survey...."
  • Owner

    North of the Tyne
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
  • License

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  • Further information

    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 6 years, 10 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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