Ewloe Castle, [Flintshire]
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Ewloe Castle, [Flintshire]

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Published by H.M.S.O. in London .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

On cover: H.M. Office of Works. Ancient monuments and historic buildings ... Official guide.

Statementby W.J. Hemp ...
ContributionsHemp, Wilfrid James
The Physical Object
Pagination11 p. pl., plan.
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15160596M

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The Battle of Ewloe () saw the Welsh rulers of Gwynedd defeat a Norman-English army commanded by Henry II. Ewloe Castle was built shortly after and remained a stronghold of the Welsh Princes until Edward I’s /7 conquest of eastern Wales. Thereafter it was abandoned in favour of coastal sites that could be easily re-supplied by sea. 12 Jun - Explore lcoat's board "Ewloe castle", which is followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Castle, Welsh castles and Castles in wales pins. Top Flintshire Castles: See reviews and photos of castles in Flintshire, Wales on Tripadvisor. promoting those where there is at least one tour or activity available to book on Tripadvisor. We found great results, but some are outside Flintshire. Ewloe Castle Hawarden. Essentially, the plan of Ewloe Castle is semi-circular, formed with two separate sections, the Upper Ward with the great Welsh Tower and the Lower Ward where the daily activity was the perimeter are two critical defensive features: the lengthy rock-cut ditch and steeply sloping embankments, and the extensive curtain wall which encompasses both wards.

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