Kendal Castle Green Park mound

Has been described as a Rejected Timber Castle (Motte)

There are masonry footings remains

NameKendal Castle Green Park mound
Alternative Names
Historic CountryWestmorland
Modern AuthorityCumbria
1974 AuthorityCumbria
Civil ParishKendal

Tree mount, was misleading called motte by Matthew Emmott, although not identified as such.

Gatehouse Comments

Not in PastScape or Cumbrian HER as any form of antiquity or monument. Gatehouse suspects this was a tree mount where young trees were protected from grazing animals by being planted on a dry wall revetted mound.

- Philip Davis

Not scheduled

Not Listed

County Historic Environment Record
OS Map Grid ReferenceSD532924
Latitude54.3254890441895
Longitude-2.72112989425659
Eastings353190
Northings492450
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Photograph by Matthew Emmott. All rights reserved
Photograph by Matthew Emmott. All rights reserved
Photograph by Matthew Emmott. All rights reserved
Photograph by Matthew Emmott. All rights reserved
Photograph by Matthew Emmott. All rights reserved
Photograph by Matthew Emmott. All rights reserved

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