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CORNER TOWER

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CORNER TOWER

List entry Number: 1024903

Location

CORNER TOWER, CITY ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Newcastle upon Tyne

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 17-Dec-1971

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 304467

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History

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Details

NZ 2564 SW NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE CITY ROAD (south side)

21/162 Corner Tower 17/12/71

G.V. I

Internal turret of Town Wall. Medieval. Large blocks of coursed and squared sandstone. 2 turrets at right-angles, indicating change in direction of wall to include Pandon, with buttress on south. Source: E. Tullet 'An Excavation at the Corner Tower, Newcastle upon Tyne.' Archaeologia Aeliana 5, vol. VII, 179-190.

Listing NGR: NZ2530764148

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Archaeologia Aeliana' in Archaeologia Aeliana - Fifth Series, , Vol. 7, (), 179-190

National Grid Reference: NZ 25307 64148

Map

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