EPW022574 ENGLAND (1928). Dudley Castle, Dudley, from the east, 1928

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EPW022574
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EAW001192
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EAW045890
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Manylion

Pennawd [EPW022574] Dudley Castle, Dudley, from the east, 1928
Cyfeirnod EPW022574
Dyddiad 7-August-1928
Dolen
Enw lle DUDLEY
Plwyf
Ardal
Gwlad ENGLAND
Dwyreiniad / Gogleddiad 394892, 290739
Hydred / Lledred -2.0752784524396, 52.514148694545
Cyfeirnod Grid Cenedlaethol SO949907

Pinnau

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Cyfraniadau Grŵp

This is a classic 'motte and bailey' castle. You can see the more easily defended, round keep on top of its mound or motte to the left. The bailey was a larger area where there were outbuildings such as stables and where local people and animals could take refuge when the area was under attack. Dudley Zoo was constructed among the woodland surrounding the castle. It opened to the public in May 1937 and is still there today (2013).

Find more images of castle on Britain from Above and on the Heritage Explorer website http://www.heritage-explorer.co.uk/web/he/imagebytheme.aspx?ctid=15

MM
Thursday 31st of October 2013 03:24:10 PM