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HOLY TRINITY CHURCH

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Mainly 13th century, altered in the 15th century, restored in 1945. The interior was gutted by fire in 1992 and subsequent work uncovered a burial vault in front of the chancel, containing three lead coffins of probable 17th century date. Plan of aisled nave and chancel, Northand South cha...

CHURCH OF ST PETER

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Church with Norman origins, the extant building is largely of 13th century date with 15th century and later work and restorations. Good windows of the earlier periods. The south porch is in the perpendicular style and was built by Robert Wyatt and his wife, Joan circa 1485. The Decorated o...

SOUTHORPE

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Deserted Medieval settlement, surviving as cropmarks and earthworks. These include a moat with the manor house, a hollow way, building platforms, fishponds and a ridge and furrow field system. Population declined during the 15th century. The church was demolished in the early 16th century....

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Excavations revealed a 10th century cemetery with precinct wall. No clear evidence of an associated church was found, but the later church was built on the footings of a 4th century town house, and it is not beyond reason that a timber building could have been erected on the foundations. T...

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Parish church. 10th century tower, heightened in early 11th century, repaired, reroofed and embattled circa 1411; late 11th century nave with mid 12th century north arcade and north aisle; early 13th century chancel extended circa 1300; mid 14th century south aisle and chancel north chapel...

CHURCH OF ST MARY

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Parish Church. 1885 on medieval site with 1905-7 tower. Quarry-faced pink St Bees sandstone with calciferous sandstone quoins and red sandstone dressings. Graduated Welsh slate roof with coped gables and cross finial. 6-bay nave with square 3-storey west tower and 4-bay chancel with north...

THE MOUNT

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The site of a rectangular enclosure with a moated annexe, now largely destroyed by a car park. Excavated in 1955 when various remains were uncovered, including wall footings, pottery, decorated paving tiles and a coin of Edward I, minted in 1280/1. The evidence suggested that the site had...

CLIFTON HALL TOWER

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Late 15th/early 16th century tower house; restored in 1979. Excavation uncovered the remains of a hall and cross wing, probably built in the late 14th/early 15th century; the extant tower replaced the west cross wing. The tower was extended to the south s

MILLOM CASTLE

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The ruins of a castle or moated manor house are incorporated into the present farmhouse. A licence to crenellate was granted in 1335 and the east range was built later in the 14th century. The building was partially demolished in 1644. The standing remains include the great tower of 1660,...

CARLISLE CATHEDRAL

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Carlisle Cathedral started life as the church to St Marys Priory, a house of Augustinian Cannons, founded in 1122 by Henry I. In 1133, Henry I established the Diocese of Carlisle and the Priory Church as its Cathedral. The priory was Dissolved in 1540