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ALNWICK (Northumberland) - Brislee Tower

Information

A Prospect tower built in 1781 by the first Duke as part of a set of memorials to his wife who died in 1776.  It was designed by Robert Adam. Underwent extensive renovation for the Millennium enabling it to be opened to the public again.

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Location

Located in Hulne Park, part of the Alnwick Castle estate.  The park is open most days to pedestrians. The tower is quite a distance uphill from the gate but is worth the effort of getting there.