SN9668 : Site of Rhaeadr Castle

taken 12 years ago, 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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SN9668, 50 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 24 April, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 26 April, 2006
Category
Historic site > Historic site   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 968 680 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:18.0237N 3:30.8903W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 968 680
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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