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Westgate Castle

A Scheduled Monument in Stanhope, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.739 / 54°44'20"N

Longitude: -2.1464 / 2°8'47"W

OS Eastings: 390668.895785

OS Northings: 538237.469537

OS Grid: NY906382

Mapcode National: GBR FFGM.3Z

Mapcode Global: WHB3J.045T

Entry Name: Westgate Castle

Scheduled Date:

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1002320

English Heritage Legacy ID: DU 126

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Stanhope

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Westgate

Church of England Diocese: Durham


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Source: Historic England

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