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Latitude: 52.5145 / 52°30'52"N
Longitude: -2.0795 / 2°4'46"W
OS Eastings: 394700
OS Northings: 290741
OS Grid: SO947907
Mapcode National: GBR 4QC.XZ
Mapcode Global: VH91B.X205
Entry Name: Dudley Castle
Listing Date: 14 September 1949
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1343187
English Heritage Legacy ID: 217909
Location: Dudley, DY1
Electoral Ward/Division: Castle and Priory
Built-Up Area: Dudley (Dudley)
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands
Church of England Parish: Dudley St Edmund King and Martyr
Church of England Diocese: Worcester
5106 CASTLE HILL
SO 9490 NE 1/1 14.9.49.
Limestone faced with reddish sandstone. C14 oblong keep with semi-circular towers
at angles. C14 barbican and curtain walls. C16 hall with remains of 8-light transomed
mullions. Chapel with undercroft. Remains of minor adjuncts, kitchens etc on
opposite side of upper bailey. The castle was visited by Queen Elizabeth I and
was inhabited until 1750 when it was destroyed by fire. AM.
Listing NGR: SO9468390678
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