SS8082 : Kenfig Castle

taken 11 years ago, near to Mawdlam, Bridgend/Pen-y-Bont ar Ogwr, Great Britain

Kenfig Castle
Kenfig Castle
Kenfig castle was once an important Norman castle, built in the first half of the 12th century. It was an administrative centre and as a result, a village grew in its vicinity.

A series of storms in the mid 13th century engulfed the village and castle in sand dunes - all that remains now above the dunes is then castle's keep.
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SS8082, 29 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 20 January, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 20 January, 2007
Category
Castle > Castle   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 801 825 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:31.7185N 3:43.7900W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 801 825
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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