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placename:- Aikton Castle
parish Great Salkeld parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
castle
coordinates:- NY54803801
10Km square:- NY53

1Km square NY5438

old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 40 14)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.
Site of / Aikton Castle

placename:- Aikton Castle
castle
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

notes site of supposed castle
Perriam, D R & Robinson, J: 1998: Medieval Fortified Buildings of Cumbria: CWAAS:: ISBN 1 873124 23 6

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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