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Maiden Castle promontory fort

A Scheduled Monument in Durham South, County Durham


Latitude: 54.7694 / 54°46'10"N

Longitude: -1.5619 / 1°33'42"W

OS Eastings: 428283.995108

OS Northings: 541701.018594

OS Grid: NZ282417

Mapcode National: GBR KFJ9.N2

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.ZDD0

« Listing Details

Entry Name: Maiden Castle promontory fort

Scheduled Date: 14 December 1926

Last Amended: 1 July 1994

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1008844

English Heritage Legacy ID: 25011

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Durham South

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Durham St Oswald

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