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Latitude: 55.123 / 55°7'22"N
Longitude: -2.1624 / 2°9'44"W
OS Eastings: 389738
OS Northings: 580972
OS Grid: NY897809
Mapcode National: GBR F9B6.MB
Mapcode Global: WHB1K.RHGG
Plus Code: 9C7V4RFQ+62
Entry Name: Sheepfold and Shepherds Shelter C1500 Yards North-East of Lowshield Green
Listing Date: 5 September 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1303515
English Heritage Legacy ID: 239561
Location: Birtley, Northumberland, NE48
Civil Parish: Birtley
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Birtley St Giles
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NY 88 SE BIRTLEY LOWSHIELD GREEN
Sheepfold and shepherd's
5/26 shelter c1500 yards north-
east of Lowshield Green
Sheepfold and shepherd's shelter. Probably early C19. Dry stone wall and
dressed stone. Corrugated iron roof to shelter.
Circular sheepfold c50 feet in diameter with entrance on south side. East side
uses a massive rock, fallen from crag behind, as walling. Single-storey, one-
room cottage, built into wall on north side, has stable door in west gable end
and small square chimney,with ventilation slits below, on east gable end.
Listing NGR: NY8973880972
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