TQ4110 : Lewes Castle: Barbican

taken 13 years ago, near to Lewes, East Sussex, Great Britain

Lewes Castle: Barbican
Lewes Castle: Barbican
A different view of this castle from the many taken from ground level. The barbican viewed from the keep. 8-fig grid ref from "where's the path" website.
Lewes Castle
Lewes Castle was built in 1069 by William de Warenne, 1st Earl of Surrey, the brother-in-law of William the Conqueror.

The first fortification on the site was a wooden keep, later converted to stone. It is unusual for a motte and bailey construction in that it has two mottes. LinkExternal link
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TQ4110, 1053 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Saturday, 19 June, 2004   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 3 March, 2009
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Category
Castle > Castle   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 414 100 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:52.3651N 0:0.4968E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 413 100
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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