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A History of the County of Essex: Volume 9, the Borough of Colchester
Castle CASTLE Colchester castle was built for William I, probably ... with dressings of ashlar and tile. The Crown kept possession of the castle ... in 1447 Eleanor was refused...
A History of the County of Oxford: Volume 4, the City of Oxford
Castle CASTLE The castle was built for the king by Robert d'Oilly ... it to Christ Church, 3 already owners of the site of St. George's-in-the-Castle ... the inhabitants of...
Magna Britannia: Volume 3, Cornwall
Castles and sites of castles Castles and Sites of Castles ... on the summits of hills, still denominated castles; the walls ... the most remarkable of them are...
An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in City of York, Volume 2, the Defences
York Castle THE DEFENCES OF THE CITY OF YORK AN INVENTORY Note. ... after a very brief historical resume, first the two castles are described ... to Fishergate Postern, whence the length from York Castle...
An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in the County of Northamptonshire, Volume 2, Archaeological Sites in Central Northamptonshire
Castle Ashby 10 CASTLE ASHBY (OS 1:10000 a SP 86 SE, b SP 85 NW, ... of Castle Ashby, situated on a spur in the centre of the parish, ... and visible for some 80 m. ( BNFAS, 6 (1971), 5, ...
A History of the County of Stafford: Volume 5, East Cuttlestone Hundred
Castle Church CASTLE CHURCH Castle Church has been a separate parish ... of Castle Church by 1881. 3 The parish is mainly flat but rises ... constablewicks by 1666, 5 consisted...
An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Dorset, Volume 2, South east
Corfe Castle 11 CORFE CASTLE (9682) (O.S. 6 ins. aSY 97 NW, bSY 97 ... castle, in a position of great strategic importance and tactical strength, ... of the Corfe valley are Corfe Castle...
An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in the Town of Stamford
Castle Street Castle Street (Fig. 138) (153) House, Nos. 12, consists of a long 17th-century range of two storeys at right-angles ... and 1835 ( Mercury, 15 May 1835) and later became the Castle...
An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Buckinghamshire, Volume 2, North
Ancient and historical monuments in Buckinghamshire Castle Thorpe 118. CASTLE THORPE. (O.S. 6 in. ix. N.E.) Ecclesiastical (1). Parish ... within the inner bailey of the former castle (see (2)),...