This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
NZ 2464 SW NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE BATH LANE (east side)
19/88 Town Wall with Durham Tower.
(Formerly listed as City Wall)
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 thin stone lintel to entrance in north side; 2 slits on west and south; large corbels, some damaged, at top.
Interior shows ribbed barrel vault. Scheduled Ancient Monument.
Listing NGR: NZ2438264126
© Mr Bob Cottrell. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
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Photographer: Cottrell, Bob
Rights Holder: Cottrell, Bob
Sandstone, Medieval Tower, Unassigned, Building, Town Wall, Monument <By Form>, Wall, Barrier, Defence, Town Defences