Welsh Castles

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An evolving list of surviving Castles in Wales.
This does not include earthworks and demolished castles.

Also see EnglandExternal link, IrelandExternal link and ScotlandExternal link

Bridgend to Wrexham

PhotoRegionCastleGrid square
SS8777 : Candleston Castle - Glamorgan by Richard KnightsBridgendCandleston CastleSS8777
SS9281 : Coity Castle, Bridgend by JaggeryBridgendCoity CastleSS9281
SS8082 : Kenfig Castle ruins by Mick LobbBridgendKenfig CastleSS801825
-BridgendNewcastle -
SS8876 : Ogmore Castle by Steve RiggBridgendOgmore CastleSS8876
ST1587 : Caerphilly Castle by Philip HallingCaerphillyCaerphilly CastleST1587
SN6619 : Carreg Cennen Castle by CeredCarmarthenshireCarreg Cennen CastleSN6619
SN4119 : Carmarthen Castle Gatehouse by Mick HeratyCarmarthenshireCarmarthen CastleSN413199
SN6121 : Dinefwr Castle, Dinefwr Park near Llandeilo by Nigel DaviesCarmarthenshireDinefwr CastleSN6121
SN5520 : Dryslwyn Castle by Clare WestCarmarthenshireDryslwyn CastleSN554203
SN4007 : Kidwelly Castle from Gwendraeth Fach by Colin ParkCarmarthenshireKidwelly CastleSN4007
SN3010 : Dylan admires ....... the medieval Laugharne castle by Colin VosperCarmarthenshireLaugharne CastleSN3010
SN7634 : Llandovery Castle by Philip HallingCarmarthenshireLlandovery CastleSN767341
SN3510 : Llansteffan Castle by Robin DraytonCarmarthenshireLlansteffan CastleSN3510
SN3916 : Castell Moel (Green Castle) by John DuckfieldCarmarthenshireCastell Moel (Green Castle)SN395165
SN3140 : Castell Newydd Emlyn  ( Newcastle Emlyn ) by Steve ChappleCarmarthenshireNewcastle Emlyn CastleSN311406
-CeredigionAberaeron Castle-
SN5781 : Inside Aberystwyth Castle by Christine JohnstoneCeredigionAberystwythSN5781
-CeredigionCaerwedros Castle-
SN1745 : Cardigan castle,  dilapidations and repairs by ceridwenCeredigionCardigan CastleSN178459
-CeredigionDinerth CastleSN495623
SN6286 : Castell Gwallter by Chris DennyCeredigionGwallter CastleSN621867
-CeredigionLampeter Castle-
SN5368 : Castell-bach by John FieldingCeredigionLlanrhystud CastleSN5368
-CeredigionYstrad Meurig Castle -
-CeredigionYstrad Peithyll Castle -
ST1876 : Cardiff Castle with flags by Mick LobbCardiffCardiff CastleST1876
ST1177 : Tower - St Fagans castle, Cardiff by Mick LobbCardiffSt Fagans CastleST119772
SH7877 : Conwy Castle by DysderaConwyConwy CastleSH7877
SH7879 : Castell Deganwy Castle by Jonathan WilkinsConwyDeganwy CastleSH781795
SH7252 : Dolwyddelan Castle by Nigel HomerConwyDolwyddelan CastleSH7252
SH9277 : Gwrych Castle by Jonathan WilkinsConwyGwrych CastleSH928775
SH7961 : Gwydir Castle B5106 Llanrwst by Jo TurnerConwyGwydir CastleSH796610
SH9974 : Bodelwyddan Castle by Dot PotterDenbighshireBodelwyddan CastleSH9974
SJ2243 : Castell Dinas Bran by Nigel WilliamsDenbighshireDinas BrānSJ222430
SJ0277 : Rhuddlan Castle by David and Rachel LandinDenbighshireRhuddlan CastleSJ0277
SJ1257 : Ruthin Castle by Frederick BlakeDenbighshireRuthin CastleSJ1257
SJ0277 : Twthill by Eirian EvansDenbighshireTwthill, RhuddlanSJ026776
SJ3057 : Caergwrle Castle by Graeme WalkerFlintshireCaergwrle CastleSJ307572
SJ2867 : Another view of Ewloe Castle (east wing) by Peter CraineFlintshireEwloe CastleSJ2867
SJ2473 : The entrance bridge to Flint castle by John S TurnerFlintshireFlint CastleSJ2473
SJ3165 : Hawarden 'Old' Castle by John S TurnerFlintshireHawarden CastleSJ319653
-FlintshireMold Castle-
SN6896 : Domen Las by Nigel BrownGwyneddAberdyfi Castle (motte)SN686969
SH5462 : Castell Bryn Bras Castle by Eric JonesGwyneddBryn Bras CastleSH5462
SH4762 : Caernarfon Castle by Nigel DibbGwyneddCaernarfon CastleSH4762
SH8430 : Castell Carndochan by Eirian EvansGwyneddCarndochan CastleSH847307
SH6608 : Castell y Bere. by steve baileyGwyneddCastell y BereSH6608
SH4937 : Cricieth/Criccieth - Castell Cricieth/Criccieth Castle by Ken BagnallGwyneddCriccieth CastleSH4937
-GwyneddDinas Emrys-
SH5859 : A View of Castell Dolbadarn from the North by Eric JonesGwyneddDolbadarn CastleSH5859
SH5831 : Harlech Castle by Dave SmethurstGwyneddHarlech CastleSH5831
SH6071 : Penrhyn Castle by Robin DraytonGwyneddPenrhyn CastleSH602718
SH6179 : Castell Aberlleiniog by Stephen Elwyn RODDICKIsle of AngleseyCastell AberlleiniogSH616793
SH6076 : North West Corner of Beaumaris Castle by John S TurnerIsle of AngleseyBeaumaris CastleSH606762
-Merthyr TydfilMorlais Castle-
SO2913 : Abergavenny Castle curtain wall by Jeremy BolwellMonmouthshireAbergavenny Castle SO299139
-MonmouthshireBetws Newydd Castle -
ST4888 : Caldicot Castle by RAY JONESMonmouthshireCaldicot CastleST486884
-MonmouthshireCastell Arnold-
ST5394 : Chepstow castle by Dennis TurnerMonmouthshireChepstow CastleST533941
SO4024 : Grosmont Castle by Roger DaviesMonmouthshireGrosmont CastleSO405244
-MonmouthshireLlanfair Kilgeddin Castle-
-MonmouthshireLlangibby CastleST363974
-MonmouthshireLlanvair Discoed Castle-
SO5012 : Monmouth Castle by Richard CroftMonmouthshireMonmouth CastleSO507129
-MonmouthshirePen y Clawdd Castle-
SO4108 : Raglan Castle by Pete ChapmanMonmouthshireRaglan CastleSO414082
SO4520 : Skenfrith Castle by John PhillipsMonmouthshireSkenfrith CastleSO4520
SO3701 : Garrison Tower and sundial, Usk Castle by Pauline EMonmouthshireUsk CastleSO376010
SO3716 : Looking into The White Castle by John PhillipsMonmouthshireWhite Castle (Llantilio Castle)SO3716
SS7597 : Neath Castle by Chris ShawNeath Port TalbotNeath CastleSS7597
-NewportCaerleon Castle-
ST3188 : Newport Castle by Robin DraytonNewportNewport CastleST311884
ST4089 : Pencoed Castle by John LordNewportPencoed CastleST405893
ST4290 : Penhow Castle by John LordNewportPenhow CastleST423908
SM8603 : The Tower, Angle by Rob FarrowPembrokeshireAngle CastleSM86640303
SN0006 : Benton Castle at sunset by David PurchasePembrokeshireBenton CastleSN005068
SM9812 : Old Boulston Manor by Deborah TilleyPembrokeshireBoulston CastleSM98071236
SN0403 : Carew castle by Chris GunnsPembrokeshireCarew CastleSN0403
SN1943 : Castle at Cilgerran by RHYS  WILLIAMSPembrokeshireCilgerran CastleSN195432
SM9515 : Haverfordwest Castle by Mick HeratyPembrokeshireHaverfordwest Castle SM953157
SN0717 : Approaching Llawhaden Castle from the village by Andrew HillPembrokeshireLlawhaden CastleSN0717
SS0697 : Manorbier Castle by Humphrey BoltonPembrokeshireManorbier CastleSS0697
SN1014 : Ruins of Narberth Castle by Philip HallingPembrokeshireNarberth CastleSN109143
SN0713 : Remains of Castell Coch in Canaston Wood by Gareth JamesPembrokeshireNewhouse Castle (aka Castell Coch)SN07111367
SN0538 : Castell Drefdraeth/Newport castle in summertime by ceridwenPembrokeshireNewport CastleSN056388
SM9801 : Pembroke Castle and the River Pembroke by Robin DraytonPembrokeshirePembroke CastleSM9801
SN0113 : Picton Castle by Tudor WilliamsPembrokeshirePicton CastleSN010134
SM8821 : Roch Castle, Roch, Pembrokeshire by Robin LucasPembrokeshireRoch CastleSM880211
SN1300 : Part of Tenby Castle by Robert EdwardsPembrokeshireTenby CastleSN137004
-PembrokeshireUpton CastleSN02040465
SN0218 : Wiston castle by John WinterbottomPembrokeshireWiston CastleSN022181
SM9526 : Wolf's Castle mound by ceridwenPembrokeshireWolf's CastleSM958265
SO0747 : The inside by Bill NichollsPowysAberedw CastleSO076473
-PowysAberllynfi Castle-
-PowysBarland Castle-
-PowysBeguildy Castle-
-PowysBlaenllyfni Castle-
-PowysBleddfa Castle-
SO0428 : Brecon Castle by Eirian EvansPowysBrecon CastleSO042288
SO1434 : Bronllys Castle by Keith SalvesenPowysBronllys CastleSO149346
SO0451 : Builth Castle by Bill NichollsPowysBuilth CastleSO043510
-PowysBuddugre Castle-
-PowysBurfa Castle-
-PowysCastell Crugerydd-
SO1730 : Remains of Castell Dinas by Philip HallingPowysCastell DinasSO179301
-PowysCastell DuSN919284
SO0861 : Castle Bank by Bill NichollsPowysCefnllys CastleSO 0877 6136
-PowysClyro Castle-
SO1053 : Colwyn Castle by Bill NichollsPowysColwyn CastleSO105538
SO2118 : Crickhowell castle by ceridwenPowysCrickhowell CastleSO217182
-PowysCrug Eryr Castle-
-PowysCymaron Castle -
-PowysDinieithon Castle-
SO1595 : Keep and gatehouse - Dolforwyn Castle by John MPowysDolforwyn CastleSO152950
-PowysEvenjobb Castle-
-PowysGlan Edw Castle Sout-
-PowysGlasbury Castle-
SO2242 : Hay Castle, Hay-on-Wye by Pauline EPowysHay CastleSO229422
-PowysHen Domen-
-PowysKinsey, Castle-
-PowysKnucklas Castle-
-PowysLlanafan Fawr Castle-
SO1740 : Maesllwch Castle Near Glasbury by RAY JONESPowysMaesllwch CastleSO173402
SO2296 : Montgomery Castle by John MPowysMontgomery Castle SO2296
SO2160 : Castle above the trees by Bill NichollsPowysNew Radnor CastleSO2160
-PowysNimble, Castle-
-PowysPenarth Castle-
SJ2106 : Powis Castle by Ian CapperPowysPowis CastleSJ215064
-PowysRhayader castle-
-PowysScethrog TowerSO104249
SO0975 : Castell Tinboeth by Huw DaviesPowysTinboeth CastleSO090755
SO1758 : Tomen Castle by Bill NichollsPowysTomen Castle SO172589
SO1821 : Tretower Castle by Pete ChapmanPowysTretower CastleSO184212
-PowysWomaston Castle-
ST1382 : Castell Coch by Chris GunnsRhondda Cynon TafCastell CochST1382
-Rhondda Cynon TafLlantrisant CastleST047833
SS5697 : Loughor Castle by Nigel DaviesSwanseaLoughor CastleSS564979
SS4986 : Oxwich Castle in April by Pam BrophySwanseaOxwich CastleSS499862
SS6188 : Oystermouth Castle near Mumbles, Swansea Bay by Nigel DaviesSwanseaOystermouth Castle SS614884
SS5488 : Castell Pennard by ceridwenSwanseaPennard CastleSS544885
SS4988 : Penrice Castle, Gower, Sth. Wales by Robert EdwardsSwanseaPenrice CastleSS497884
SS6593 : Fountain at Swansea Castle by Colin SmithSwanseaSwansea CastleSS656930
SS4792 : Weobley Castle by Steve RiggSwanseaWeobley CastleSS4792
-Vale of GlamorganBarry CastleST102673
-Vale of GlamorganDinas Powis
-Vale of GlamorganFonmon CastleST047680
-Vale of GlamorganHensol Castle-
ST0072 : Beaupre Castle near Cowbridge by Mick LobbVale of GlamorganOld Beaupre CastleST008720
ST0568 : Penmark Castle, seen from the churchyard by John LordVale of GlamorganPenmark CastleST058689
SS9368 : St.Donat's Church and Castle by Michael CampbellVale of GlamorganSt Donat's CastleSS933680
-Vale of GlamorganSt Quintins Castle-
-Vale of GlamorganWrinstone Castle-
SJ2638 : Chirk Castle, Main Approach by Beryl AllcoatWrexhamChirk CastleSJ268380
SJ4153 : Holt Castle by Eirian EvansWrexhamHolt CastleSJ411537

Further Reading

Geograph: Castle categoryExternal link
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