Historic Weather Vane Restored

Historic Weather Vane Restored

As part of the ongoing repair and restoration works currently underway at Lancaster Castle, the Duchy of Lancaster has refurbished and re-installed a historic weather vane on the top of the John O’Gaunt Gate. The origins of the 40-kilo lead, iron and copper weather vane are believed to date back to around 1727, although it […]

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Next Phase of Works Underway at Lancaster Castle

The next 12-month schedule of repair, restoration and improvement works is underway at Lancaster Castle. Following a competitive tender process, York-based specialist contractors William Anelay have been appointed to carry out the £1.4m contract which will be delivered in two phases, running approximately January to June and July to December 2016. Phase 1 of the work […]

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