Christchurch Castle

Christchurch Castle
Christchurch Castle was built shortly after the Norman conquest in around 1100. The motte and bailey castle was further fortified in the 1300s with the addition of a tower.

As a Royalist castle in the English Civil War it was captured and slighted in 1652
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