This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
5224 MORETON-IN-THE-MARSH HIGH STREET (east side)
Curfew Tower SP 2032 SW 2/5 25.8.60
Probably C16. Ancient stone rubble tower of 2-storeys. Arched window above 4 canted arched doorway. Interesting C17 clock. Curfew bell in gabled turret.
Said to be the oldest building in Moreton-in-the-Marsh. Formerly used as lock-up, see Tudor-arch doorway with shielded door at south-west corner.
Listing NGR: SP2048632445
© Lorna Freeman. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Freeman, Lorna
Rights Holder: Freeman, Lorna
Rubble, Stone, Medieval Lock Up, Tudor Civil, Elizabethan Prison, Legal Site, Curfew Bell Tower, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Bell Tower
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