Conisbrough Castle, Doncaster,UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wireworm
N 53° 29.039 W 001° 13.598
30U E 617670 N 5927576
Quick Description: A stone castle dating from the 13th century.
Location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 3/18/2012 1:30:47 PM
Waymark Code: WME0T0
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 7

Long Description:
The present castle is built on the site of an earlier type of castle. Castle Keep of about 1130 is of a round design instead of the more normal square, making it harder to penetrate if attacked, the walls added later. The Keep has been restored and the castle is open to visitors at various times, the site is looked after by English Heritage with a visitors centre at the car park entrance.

English Heritage web site.....
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Castle is GradeI listed.....
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Accessibility: Partial access

Condition: Partly ruined

Admission Charge?: yes

Website: [Web Link]

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