SX8060 : Totnes castle

taken 1 year ago, near to Totnes, Devon, Great Britain

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Totnes castle
Totnes castle
Seen from Kingsbridge Hill. "The surviving upstanding masonry is mostly of C14 date and comprises a circular masonry shell-keep and sections of the bailey curtain wall. Keep of Devonion limestone rubble with red sandstone dressings and battered external face. Crenellated battlements with merlons pierced for loom" LinkExternal link . Can anyone clarify what "loom" means in this context?
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SX8060, 843 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 9 August, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 15 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Historic sites and artefacts  City, Town centre  Woodland, Forest  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 800 605 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:25.9232N 3:41.4570W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 8003 6006
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Castle Keep  Town  Wood  Houses  Trees  Grade I Listed Building 

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