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Haggerston Castle
NY 042-436 Northumberland England

Haggerston Castle Haggerston Castle was originally a 13th century fortified manor house, founded by John de Hagardestun. In 1345 Robert de Hagerston, was granted a licence to crenellate and he founded the stone castle, when adding a strong, square tower. In 1618, a fire destroyed part of the castle and in the 18th century, the tower was absorbed in the construction of a mansion. Rebuilt in the late 19th century, with a very tall, narrow tower, the house was demolished in 1931. Leaving the mock L-plan tower to dominate a holiday park. 3 miles north-west is Church of St Anne and 8 miles south-east is Belford Castle.


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Haggerston Castle is located in the Haggerston Castle Holiday Park, off the A1. 6 miles south of Berwick Upon Tweed, on the A1.

A guided tour gives access to the park and the tower.

There is a car park.

Click here for tower pictures Haggerston Castle Picture 1Haggerston Castle Picture 2Haggerston Castle Picture 3 and a castle map of the area Castle Map of the Area

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