Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

DALTON TOWER


An early 14th century three storey pele tower built by the Abbot of Furness Abbey. It was restored in the 16th century using stone from the Abbey and was used as a prison until 1774 and a court until 1925.

National Trust, open Saturday afternoons in summer.


 

Directions
Near Heugh, 3 miles north of Barrow on Furness
Market Place, Dalton-in-Furness LA15 8AX

 



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