SN9668 : Site of Rhaeadr Castle

near to Rhayader/Rhaeadr Gwy, Powys, Great Britain

Site of Rhaeadr Castle
Site of Rhaeadr Castle
Built in 1171 by the Lord Rhys, Prince of Deheubarth. Besieged, captured, lost, re-captured over the next 50 years, it was finally destroyed in 1231 by Llewellyn ab Iorwerth. All that remains of the old wooden castle are ditches on the northern and eastern sides.
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Monday, 24 April, 2006   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 26 April, 2006
Historic site > Historic site   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SN 968 680 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:18.0237N 3:30.8903W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SN 968 680
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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