TQ8528 : Castle Toll

taken 7 years ago, near to Rolvenden Layne, Kent, Great Britain

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Castle Toll
Castle Toll
Possibly this is the unfinished Eorpeburnan mentioned in the Anglo Saxon Chronicle 892, which was attacked by the Danes. Castle toll is a motte like mound, which probably had a timber castle on it.it dates from early to mid 13th Century. Now it is just an earth mound riddled with holes from animals.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 3 September, 2011   (more nearby)
Saturday, 3 September, 2011
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Ruin (from Tags)
Castle Toll 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 851 284 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:1.5460N 0:38.3629E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 851 284
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Castle  Motte and Bailey  Remains 

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