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 Castles of Wales - Hawarden Castle(old)


Location
near Hawarden, Flintshire, Wales


Other Castles in the Area
  Beeston Castle, Cheshire
  Caergwrle Castle, Flintshire
  Castell Dinas Bran, Denbighshire
  Chirk Castle, Denbighshire
  Denbigh Castle, Denbighshire
  Ewloe Castle, Flintshire
  Flint Castle, Flintshire
  Hawarden Castle(new), Flintshire
  Holt Castle, Denbighshire





Holt Castle
The old Hawarden Castle. One of the ring of English-built castles built in a ring around Wales in an attempt to subdue the Welsh.

Photograph by Colin Smith. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

Holt Castle
Hawarden 'Old' Castle. This ancient castle has an uncertain history, although, built as it is on a Norman Motte, it is probably at least 700 years old. It is located in the village of Hawarden within the parkland surrounding the former home of William Ewart Gladstone, Prime Minister.

Photograph by John S Turner. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)


 Hawarden Castle(old) map