SO1595 : Dolforwyn Castle at sunrise

taken 12 years ago, near to Abermule, Powys, Great Britain

Dolforwyn Castle at sunrise
Dolforwyn Castle at sunrise
This castle was built in 1273 by the Welsh Prince Llewelyn the Last in direct confrontation to the English at Montgomery only a few miles away but it was captured by the English in 1277 and given to the Marcher family of the Mortimers. Much of the castle has been excavated and preserved over recent years but there is a settlement to the west which is still lies untouched.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 7 August, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 9 January, 2007
Category
Castle > Castle   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 1514 9514 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:32.8482N 3:15.1716W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 1530 9516
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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