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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 Castles

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

Warwick castle: the original motte and bailey castle

reconstitution de la motte castrale du château de Warwick.

Motte & Bailey Castle News Report

Here is a fantastic News Report based on the Year 7 castle project for Miss Weinberg!

Motte and Bailey Castle's

Motte and Bailey Castle's in england.

Motte And Bailey Castle Timelapse

credit to blackmill on the music.

Motte and Bailey Castles

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

Joshua's Motte & Bailey castle !

This guide explains how to make a motte and bailey castle.

Motte & Bailey Castle Junk Model

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

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19 news items

Hemel Gazette
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 05:00:00 -0700

Chairman Jenny Sherwood said: “Why don't the 100 plus children whose school trips were cancelled because of the recent flooding bring your parents this coming weekend? “Visit the best example of a motte and bailey castle remaining in the country.
Royal Central (blog)
Sat, 29 Mar 2014 14:10:26 -0700

A motte and bailey castle is a fortification with a wooden or stone keep positioned on a raised fortification called a motte together with a walled courtyard, or bailey, cordoned off by a protective trench or ditch. A keep is an augmented tower ...
Northumberland Gazette
Thu, 10 Apr 2014 23:22:30 -0700

There are the remains of a Scottish broch at Edin's Hall near Duns, and a huge, early motte-and-bailey castle at Elsdon, whose extent is best seen from the air. Stone castles appeared a little later. Norham, which guards a crossing point on the Tweed ...

Longford Leader

Longford Leader
Fri, 28 Mar 2014 00:52:30 -0700

This, together with the Motte and Bailey Castle, and the redevelopment of the 'Black Pig's Dyke' will lead to “a jewel in the crown of tourism” right here in Granard, the meeting heard. Mairead Ni Chongaile, Longford Heritage Officer told the meeting ...


Tue, 18 Mar 2014 13:40:53 -0700

There was a motte-and-bailey castle in the town of Caernarfon from the late 11th century until 1283 when King Edward I of England began replacing it with the current stone structure. Image Credit : Jim Killock. The Edwardian town and castle acted as ...

South Wales Guardian

South Wales Guardian
Tue, 01 Apr 2014 00:18:26 -0700

Although the precise location is being kept secret, it is understood the underground passage was found in the vicinity of Ammanford's overgrown motte and bailey castle at the weekend. A tight security cordon has been thrown around the site and burly ...
Border Counties Advertizer
Tue, 01 Apr 2014 02:31:56 -0700

... steel rings opposite the Canal and River Trust (formerly British Waterways) site on the canal side, a horse on the canal junction at Tunnel Bank, a butterfly in Sandy Lane, a Motte and Bailey castle on Castlefields and a dragonfly near the town's ...

BBC News

BBC News
Wed, 02 Apr 2014 04:15:00 -0700

Completed projects include building five playgrounds, hosting councillor surgeries and taking over the town's motte and bailey castle site. "We have already taken on responsibility for the town's Tourist Information Centre, public toilets and ...

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