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Peaceful

A well preserved medieval bastle (and the remains of a second) set in farmland, Fascinating and... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2018
Dam B
Atmospheric

A pleasant short walk up a marshy hill to the remains of this bastle house, that you can see from... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2018
kikelmool
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Birtley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

A well preserved medieval bastle (and the remains of a second) set in farmland, Fascinating and tranquil. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dam B
Reviewed October 19, 2018

A pleasant short walk up a marshy hill to the remains of this bastle house, that you can see from the road. You can get a good idea of what it must have been like a few hundred years ago. The stone walls are thick...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018

Friday 24th August 18, my husband and I decided to go to visit Black Middens Bastle House, high up in the Tarset Valley, under the care of The English Heritage. Black Middens Bastle House is situated in an isolated spot on the north side of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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