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Bury Hill Camp: a motte and bailey castle with three fishponds

A Scheduled Monument in Thurleigh, Bedford

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Latitude: 52.2133 / 52°12'47"N

Longitude: -0.4619 / 0°27'42"W

OS Eastings: 505185.27867

OS Northings: 258345.008478

OS Grid: TL051583

Mapcode National: GBR G16.B15

Mapcode Global: VHFPV.YM5N

Entry Name: Bury Hill Camp: a motte and bailey castle with three fishponds

Scheduled Date: 30 October 1956

Last Amended: 4 January 1993

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1009155

English Heritage Legacy ID: 20443

County: Bedford

Civil Parish: Thurleigh

Built-Up Area: Thurleigh

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Thurleigh

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