2014

SJ0277 : Twthill, Rhuddlan

taken 10 years ago, near to Rhuddlan, Denbighshire/Sir Ddinbych, Wales

Twthill, Rhuddlan
Twthill, Rhuddlan
Twthill is the site of a motte and bailey castle built in 1073 by Robert of Rhuddlan at the command of William the Conqueror. The site was replaced by the nearby Rhuddlan Castle built two centuries later for Edward I's conquest of Wales.

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Geographical Context: Historic sites and artefacts Primary Subject: Castle other tags: Motte and Bailey Motte Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Castles Built [19] · Twthill [9] ·
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SJ0277, 142 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Philip Halling   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Thursday, 14 August, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 17 September, 2014
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 0262 7767 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:17.2212N 3:27.7326W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 0259 7769
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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