Castle Surby

Has been described as a Questionable Uncertain

There are uncertain remains

NameCastle Surby
Alternative Names
Historic CountryBerkshire
Modern Authority
1974 AuthorityBerkshire
Civil Parish

Listed by Moore and Harvey as castle know to exist but with no remain.

Gatehouse Comments

No Surby place name listed in OS gazetteer for England. No reference to any place-name even anything vaguely like Surby in Berkshire. King was of the opinion that this was a mistaken reference to Castle Sowerby (Cumberland).

- Philip Davis

Not scheduled

Not Listed

County Historic Environment Record
OS Map Grid Reference

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  • King, D.J.C., 1983, Castellarium Anglicanum (London: Kraus) Vol. 1 p. 13
  • Harvey, Alfred, 1911, Castles and Walled Towns of England (London: Methuen and Co)
  • Moore, James, 1798, List of the Principal Castles and Monasteries in Great Britain (London) p. 2 online copy