Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

LANERCOST PRIORY AND TOWER


LANERCOST PRIORY AND TOWER
Photo Andrew Tivenan

Dacre Tower was built in the 1540's after the dissolution of the priory. There is another smaller Pele tower on the site, King Edward's Tower, which now forms part of the vicarage, but the upper level of this may be much more recent.

English Heritage.


Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan

 

Directions
Off the A69, 2 miles northeast of Brampton.
Lanercost, Nr Brampton, Cumbria CA8 2HQ

 



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