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Latitude: 52.854 / 52°51'14"N
Longitude: -1.9856 / 1°59'7"W
OS Eastings: 401069
OS Northings: 328501
OS Grid: SK010285
Mapcode National: GBR 27V.2TL
Mapcode Global: WHBDP.GJQD
Entry Name: Chartley Castle
Listing Date: 15 January 1968
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1258139
English Heritage Legacy ID: 444419
Location: Stowe-by-Chartley, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST18
Civil Parish: Stowe-by-Chartley
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
SK 02 NW 1/5 15.1.68. Chartley Castle
Ruined. Remains of early Cl3 building within extensive earth-works The
enclosure is quadrangular with the remains of the keep at 1 end on a motte.
At the lower end are 2 massive circular towers with walls about 12
feet thick and filth slit openings. The site is so overgrown that a care-
ful examination is impossible. Mary Queen of Scots-imprisoned here Jan-
Sept, 1586. A.M.
Listing NGR: SK0106928501
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