SJ5301 : Acton Burnell Castle

taken 2 years ago, near to Acton Burnell, Shropshire, Great Britain

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Acton Burnell Castle
Acton Burnell Castle
This is actually a fortified Manor House built by Robert Burnell, Bishop of Bath and Wells in 1283. By the time of the 17th century much of the house had been demolished and all that remains today are the outer walls and the gable end of a barn. It is cared for by English Heritage. It is one of the most off the grid sites that I have visited needing a walk through a wood to reach it.
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SJ5301, 140 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 4 October, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 24 December, 2018
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Historic sites and artefacts  Village, Rural settlement 
Primary Subject of Photo
Castle 
Place (from Tags)
Acton Burnell 
County (from Tags)
Shropshire 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 5339 0190 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:36.7718N 2:41.3882W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 5339 0190
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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