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Latitude: 55.4168 / 55°25'0"N
Longitude: -1.7169 / 1°43'0"W
OS Eastings: 418019
OS Northings: 613687
OS Grid: NU180136
Mapcode National: GBR J5GT.21
Mapcode Global: WHC1K.L3MR
Entry Name: William the Lion Commemorative Stone and Wall to Each Side
Listing Date: 25 August 1977
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1371360
English Heritage Legacy ID: 235842
Location: Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66
Civil Parish: Alnwick
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Alnwick
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
William the Lion
Commemorative Stone and
Wall to each side
NU 1813 NW 3/360
The stone is a modern replacement and commemorates William the Lion of Scotland's
capture on that spot in 1174. The wall is 4 to 5 ft high of snecked rubble, and
extends about 50 yds to the west and some 200 yds to the east of the railings in
front of the stone.
Listing NGR: NU1801913686
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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