SO5074 : Ludlow Castle

taken 3 years ago, near to Ludlow, Shropshire, Great Britain

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Ludlow Castle
Ludlow Castle
Showing part of the north range from the Castle House garden.
Ludlow Castle

Construction of Ludlow Castle began in the late 11th century by the de Lacy's and held by them until the 13th century. In the 14th century it was enlarged by the Mortimers. In the 15th century ownership transferred between the House of York and Lancashire during the War of the Roses. In Elizabethan times the castle was further extended by Sir Henry Sidney. After the civil war the castle declined. It is now owned by the Earl of Powys for the crown.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 31 March, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 10 April, 2018
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Primary Subject of Photo
Castle 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 5084 7466 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:22.0663N 2:43.4058W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 5087 7465
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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