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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsCardiff Castle and Keep - Wales.

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Cardiff Castle is one of Wales's leading heritage attractions and a site of international significance. During 2000 years of history, the Castle has been a Roman Garrison, a Norman stronghold and now a gothic fairytale fantasy.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/21/2012

last visited: 3/25/2015

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NWNW2.9 km

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsLLandaff Castle - Ruin - Cardiff, Capital of Wales.

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The Bishop’s Castle, in Llandaff, built between 1265 and 1287, now known as LLandaff Castle, located in Cardiff, Capital of Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/21/2013

last visited: 2/18/2013

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WW6.1 km

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsSt Fagans Castle - Walls - Cardiff, Wales.

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St Fagans Castle originally a ring work raised in 1091-AD and by the 13th Century, was a solid stone castle. The medieval stone curtain wall remains, can still be seen to this day. Located in St Fagans, Cardiff, Capital of Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/24/2013

last visited: 8/28/2013

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsSt Teilo's Church - St Fagans, Cardiff, Wales.

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St Teilos Church originally erected overlooking the Loughor Estuary, Pontarddulais, Swansea, Wales. Built in stages from around 1100 to 1520 AD and moved stone by stone to St Fagans, National History Museum over a 20 year span.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/21/2012

last visited: 7/9/2013

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsCaerphilly Castle - Castell Caerffili, Wales.

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Caerphilly Castle (Welsh:- Castell Caerffili) a medieval castle that dominates the centre of this Welsh Town. It is the largest castle in Wales

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/9/2011

last visited: 4/6/2012

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NWNW15 km

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsLlantrisant Castle - Ruin - Wales.

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Llantrisant Castle now surrounded by a fence, to preserve what little is left of this 13th century ivy covered tower and castle wall remains, located in Llantrisant Mid Glamorgan, Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/22/2013

last visited: 8/28/2013

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsNewport Castle - Ruin - Newport, Gwent, Wales.

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The first Newport Castle was started in 1100 and both it and its successor were destroyed by the Welsh. The walls and three towers that comprised the east wing of the castle still stand on the bank of the River Usk at Newport, Gwent, Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/19/2013

last visited: 8/28/2013

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsHen Gastell y Bewpry - Ruin - Vale of Glamorgan, Wales. Great Britain.

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Hen Gastell y Bewpry - (English: Old Beaupre Castle)- is a ruined medieval fortified manor house, dating from the 1300s, located in the community of Llanfair, near Cowbridge, Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/15/2013

last visited: 2/2/2013

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsSt Quentins Castle - Ruin - Llanblethian, Wales. Great Britain.

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St Quintins Castle (also known as St Quentins Castle and Llanblethian Castle) is a 14th century ruined castle under the care of Cadw. located in the village of Llanblethian, Cowbridge, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/15/2013

last visited: 2/2/2013

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WW26.2 km

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsCoity Castle - Ruin - Bridgend, Wales. Great Britain.

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Now greatly ruined, Coity Castle retains several distinctly Norman features. Well-preserved portions include the eastern face, parts of the battlements, and the wall-walk which connected the three-storied keep with the curtain wall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/13/2013

last visited: 2/2/2013

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WW26.9 km

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsEwenny Priory Church - Remnants - Wales, Great Britain.

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Ewenny Priory Church of St Michael and All Angels - One of the most complete Norman fortified Churches in Wales. A monastery of the Benedictine order, founded in the 12th century. Ewenny Priory, in located in the Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/26/2013

last visited: 9/27/2013

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsNewcastle Castle - Ruin - Bridgend, Wales, Great Britain.

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This medieval Norman castle of known as 'Newcastle Castle' built in the Located in Bridgend is strategically placed on a high bluff above the Ogmore valley to guard the river crossing below.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/13/2013

last visited: 11/11/2013

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WW29.9 km

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsOgmore Castle - Vale of Glamorgan, Wales. Great Britain.

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Ogmore Castle guards a major fording place into southern Wales, and sits on flat land rather than atop a ridge-crest where nature would have provided extra defense. There are very deep remains of a moat, that used to be filled by the incoming tide.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/13/2013

last visited: 11/11/2013

Image for Venta Silurum - Ruins - Caerwent - Wales, Great Britain.view gallery

NENE31.9 km

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsVenta Silurum - Ruins - Caerwent - Wales, Great Britain.

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Roman Town and Tribal capital of the Silures (Venta Silurum). Features the remains of 4th century walls standing approx 20 feet high, excavated houses, forum-basilica, and a Romano-British temple. Located in Caerwent, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/23/2013

last visited: 10/4/2013

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EE32.8 km

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsCaldicot Castle - Gwent, Wales. Great Britain.

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The Castle at Caldicot built in 1221. Restored to much of its original outstanding condition, The castle contains all the elements of the typical medieval fortress. Located in Caldicot, Gwent, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/29/2013

last visited: 9/30/2013

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsAbergavenny Castle - Ruin - Wales. Great Britain.

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Abergavenny Castle is a ruined castle built by the Normans in 1087. Now a grade 1, British Listed & Protected monument. Located in the bustling market town of Abergavenny, Gwent, Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/11/2013

last visited: 2/8/2013

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NENE39.4 km

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsChepstow Castle - Ruin - Wales - Great Britain.

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Chepstow Castle (Welsh: Cas-gwent), Stands atop of cliffs, and has been overlooking the River Wye for over 800 years. Cas-Gwent is the oldest surviving post-Roman stone fortification in Britain. Located in Chepstow, Gwent, South Wales,

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/22/2013

last visited: 10/4/2013

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NENE42.3 km

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsTintern Abbey - Monmouthshire

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A Cistercian abbey, founded in 1131 in the beautiful Wye Valley. Remarkably complete abbey church rebuilt in the later 13th and early 14th centuries, with extensive remains of cloister and associated monastic buildings.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Norfolk12

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/9/2010

last visited: 7/17/2014

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NENE44.9 km

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsWhite Castle - Ruin - Abergavenny, Wales.

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White Castle is a Welsh gem. Substantial round towers guard the heart of the castle, the outer defences include an impressive moat. Located in the beautiful surrounding countryside, of Llantilio Crossenny, South Wales.

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location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/6/2014

last visited: 9/4/2014

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NWNW47.6 km

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsNeath Castle - Ruin - Wales, Great Britain.

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Neath Castle was one of the minor Norman castles in the lordship of Glamorgan. Like the Romans before them, the Normans chose this strategic spot guarding the river crossing for a stronghold. Now surrounded by Supermarkets & Appartments.

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location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/13/2013

last visited: 1/2/2014

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NENE48.3 km

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsMonnow Bridge & Gate - Monmouth, Wales.

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Monnow Bridge and Gate - Monnow Stone Bridge is the last remaining mediaeval fortified river bridge in Britain where the gate tower stands on the bridge. Located in Monmouth, Wales.

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location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/24/2014

last visited: 8/8/2014

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NENE48.8 km

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsMonmouth Castle - Ruin - Gwent, Wales.

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Monmouth Castle (Built 1071-AD) The ruins are all that remains of this once great Castle. The birthplace of King Henry V. The nearby Great Castle House was built on the site of most of the original Castle in 1672. Located in Monmouth, Gwent, Wales.

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location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/23/2014

last visited: 8/18/2014

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NWNW48.9 km

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsNeath Abbey, Wales.

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Neath Abbey founded in 1130 AD. by the Norman Baron, Richard de Granville and described as the 'Fairest Abbey in all Wales' by Tudor Historian John Leland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/18/2012

last visited: 4/10/2012

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsGlastonbury Tor, Somerset, UK

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Glastonbury Tor is a prominent hill overlooking the Isle of Avalon, Glastonbury and the Somerset Levels.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Brentorboxer

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 6/8/2009

last visited: 8/25/2008

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NENE51.7 km

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsSkenfrith Castle - Ruin - Abergavenny, Gwent, Wales.

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Skenfrith Castle (Welsh: Castell Ynysgynwraidd) a medieval Castle built on the site of a 11th Century wooden fortress. Located in the heart of the tiny village of Skenfrith, in Gwent, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/7/2014

last visited: 9/4/2014

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