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Clifford's Fort West and South West Wall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Tynemouth, North Tyneside

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Latitude: 55.0094 / 55°0'33"N

Longitude: -1.4341 / 1°26'2"W

OS Eastings: 436288

OS Northings: 568461

OS Grid: NZ362684

Mapcode National: GBR LBFJ.92

Mapcode Global: WHD4R.YC72

Entry Name: Clifford's Fort West and South West Wall

Listing Date: 19 February 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025359

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303384

Location: North Tyneside, NE30

County: North Tyneside

Electoral Ward/Division: Tynemouth

Built-Up Area: Tynemouth

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Tynemouth Priory Holy Saviour

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

TYNEMOUTH UNION ROAD (east side, off)
NZ 3668 SW
15/136 Clifford's Fort west and
south west wall.
G.V. II*
Fort wall, 1672. Sandstone ashlar and brick. Tapered nosed wall; brick upper
courses with bricked-up musket holes. Partly obscured by later buildings.
Source: H.E. Craster History of Northumberland vol. VIII 1907; 182,200, 276.
Partly demolished by building work south of Trinity House almshouses in progress
at time of survey. A scheduled ancient monument.

Listing NGR: NZ3628768461

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