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The Barbican Walls Between North Gate of Castle and Black Gate

A Grade I Listed Building in Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Latitude: 54.9693 / 54°58'9"N

Longitude: -1.6106 / 1°36'38"W

OS Eastings: 425026

OS Northings: 563917

OS Grid: NZ250639

Mapcode National: GBR SPP.8G

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.7C9B

Entry Name: The Barbican Walls Between North Gate of Castle and Black Gate

Listing Date: 14 June 1954

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1116305

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304447

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate

Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: St Nicholas Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text


24/142 The Barbican Walls between
14/6/54 north gate of castle and
Black Gate.

G.V. I

Barbican. Mid C13. Coursed squared sandstone wall, with chamfered base, on south
side of road from former north gate of castle to Black Gate, added in C13. See
also under Heron Pit. Sources: Barbara Harbottle 'The Castle of Newcastle upon
Tyne: excavations 1973-79' Chateau Gaillard IX-X 1982. A scheduled ancient monument

Listing NGR: NZ2502663917

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