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Restoration at Branthwaite Hall, Dean, Cumbria

Restoration at Branthwaite Hall, Dean, Cumbria
 
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Reference Number: BB98/23344
 
Caption: This pele tower (a fortified house) and attached hall was constructed originally in the late 14th or early 15th century, and was considerably added to in the 17th. Here it is shown in 1985, in the process of being restored and converted into offices for the National Coal Board.
Photographer: T Perry Date Taken: October 1985
Collection: NMR
Archive Holder: English Heritage NMR
Glossary Pele tower