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Bamburgh Castle

Bamburgh Castle Bamburgh Northumberland Northumberland NE69 7DF Admission Adult £10.95 child £5.00 There is archaeological evidence that there have been people living on this spot as early as 10,000 BC , close by  are Bronze Age 2,400 -700 BC burials  … Continue reading

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Lindisfarn Castle

Lindisfarn Castle Lindisfarn Island Admission adult £7.30 child £3.60 The castle sit on top of a volcanic mound known as Beblowe Craig, and can be seen from miles around. The castle was built in 1550 after the dissolution of the monasteries by … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle Castlehill, Edinburgh EH1 2NG Admission adults £18.50 child £11.50 340 million years ago Castle Rock was formed after an volcanic eruption, how far back in history do you want to go? The first castle built on the rock … Continue reading

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Clifford’s Tower

Tower street York YO1 9SA Admission Adults £5.00 children £3.00 William the Conqueror built the first established castle here.[2] When William the Conqueror marched north in 1068 to suppress a rebellion against his rule, he built a series of castles as … Continue reading

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Conwy castle and walls

Conwy walled city North walls Free to walk   If arriving at Conwy by car park in the long stay car park Morfa Bach LL32  8FZ This car park as a little shop and toilets and you enter the city … Continue reading

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