Pulford Motte and Bailey Castle

Cheshire

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Medieval
Motte And Bailey

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council (Unitary)

Cheshire West and Chester Council

Parish

Pulford

Parliamentary Constituency

City of Chester

Grid Reference

SJ375375 (337517, 358701)

WGS84 Coordinates

53.1215, -2.93377

Nearest Postcode

CH4 9EY

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Notes

A Motte and bailey castle surviving as an earthwork, comprising a mound with a strong encircling earthwork, except on the south where the defence is the Pulford brook. Cathcart King states that it is first mentioned in the late 12th century and was ordered to be held against Owen Glendower in 1403. Scheduled.

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