Castle Hills Motte and Bailey Castle, Langthwaite, Adwick Le Street

South Yorkshire

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Medieval
Motte And Bailey

Data Source

English Heritage

District Council

Doncaster

County Council (Unitary)

Doncaster

Parish

Doncaster

Parliamentary Constituency

Doncaster North

Grid Reference

SE552552 (455177, 406727)

WGS84 Coordinates

53.554, -1.16703

Nearest Postcode

DN5 9DR

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Notes

Medieval motte and bailey, with traces of an outer bailey on the east and a small external mound, possibly a barbican, visible as earthworks. The castle belonged to Nigel Fozzard on lands held from Robert of Mortain (died 1091). Scheduled.Part of the bailey circuit is visible as earthwork on air photographs.

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