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Motte and Bailey Castles

A short film about Motte and Bailey Castles. The film looks at why they were built, their strenghts and their weaknesses.

Motte and Bailey Castle

How I made a Motte and Bailey Castle for Year 7 History project.

Motte And Bailey Castle Timelapse

credit to blackmill on the music.

JG's Project:Motte & Bailey

If you want to build a motte and bailey castle, you will need: Oil paint or a normal Paint Double sided tape Chip Board (Green) Wood block or toothpick (smal...

The Norman Conquest of England

The Norman Conquest of England This video shows how evidence of the Norman Conquest can be found all around us in our landscape, our buildings and our langua...

Motte and Bailey Castles

Some brief and main infomation about Motte and Bailey castles. Good for History Lessons or Homework. Thanks for watching!

Motte and Bailey Castle's

Motte and Bailey Castle's in england.

Motte & Bailey Castle Junk Model

Helping Harry with a school project - a castle made with bits & pieces from around the home and garden.

Minecraft - Motte and Bailey Castle

A nice little motte and bailey I made. Texture pack is Jamziboy's custom edit of John Smith's texture pack. Music is Under an Old Tree from Stronghold 3.

Motte and Bailey Castles

This is actually for my school history project but I figured you might like it too.

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123 news items

Western Morning News

Western Morning News
Fri, 28 Nov 2014 09:15:00 -0800

Overlooked the Taw Valley, we stood on the remains of a medieval motte and bailey castle. This type of castle was made up of an artificial mound, or motte, on which was built a wooden or stone structure known as a keep. On the drive back we crossed the ...
Craven Herald
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 20:41:15 -0800

The town is full of character and its attractions include a public school, a fine 12th century church and the site of Castlehaw, an ancient motte and bailey castle which was built to repel the Scottish hordes. George Fox, founder of the Quakers ...

Daily Mail

Daily Mail
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 02:06:13 -0800

With a heated swimming pool, private cellar and three acres of garden, you might say this five-bedroom mansion is fit for a King. And, if local legend is to be believed, the £1.2m property really is home to one of the greatest monarchs in British history.

Billionaires Australia

Billionaires Australia
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 01:45:00 -0800

But that's not all, it is also on the site of a Norman motte and bailey castle, while the remains of the town's Roman amphitheatre – which some say is the setting of King Arthur's round table – lay not too far away. While historians suggest that the ...
Practical Ethics (blog)
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 20:22:55 -0700

A Motte and Bailey castle is a medieval system of defence in which a stone tower on a mound (the Motte) is surrounded by an area of pleasantly habitable land (the Bailey), which in turn is encompassed by some sort of a barrier, such as a ditch. Being ...

Coventry Telegraph

Coventry Telegraph
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 04:56:15 -0800

I liked painting it and it took me about four or five days to finish it.” Mr Jones, head of humanities, said: “The standard of the models has been excellent with castles ranging from a Motte and Bailey castle made out cardboard to a stone castle with a ...

Nottingham Post (blog)

Nottingham Post (blog)
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 03:03:45 -0800

Nearby is a motte and bailey castle (on private land – not accessible) of the late 11th century. Start at Newstead and Annesley Country Park car park (grid ref: SK552530). From the car park go right through the barrier into Glenalmond Pocket Park ...

Western Daily Press

Western Daily Press
Sat, 22 Nov 2014 01:00:00 -0800

You can see the extensive remains of what was a Norman motte and bailey castle, built on the site of an Iron Age fortification. From here we zig-zagged down a track to regain the Buckfast lane so we could stroll via roads and footpaths back to ...

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