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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 homework

Hello Mr Peters this is my homework on the motte and bailey castle.

Motte and Bailey Castle

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

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 language. To mark the spot where King...

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 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 (small for stockade) Super Glue Wooden...

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.

how to make a motte and bailey castle tutorial minecraft part 1

hello this is my first minecraft tutorial vid so please comment if i should do more and stuff.

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Fri, 06 Mar 2015 12:26:15 -0800

CARDIFF, WALES – Nearly 2,000 years of history can be found within the walls of Cardiff Castle in the heart of Cardiff, Wales. A Roman fort once existed on the site, later replaced by a Norman motte and bailey castle that gave way to a shell keep, a ...


Mon, 16 Mar 2015 17:00:00 -0700

Meanwhile, the Castle grounds will be 'decluttered' to expose more of the castle, including part of the moat surrounding the original motte-and-bailey castle, and a new entrance will be developed along Castle Road. alt text. Illustration: Ethan Wilson ...
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 ...
Pune Mirror
Sat, 14 Mar 2015 14:09:31 -0700

In 1072, just six years after the Norman invasion on England, a motte and bailey castle was erected here at the highest point of a steep-sided, easily defendable loop in the River Wear. The construction of the now iconic Romanesque cathedral began just ...

BBC News

BBC News
Tue, 31 Dec 2013 00:32:57 -0800

Plans to convert a 900-year-old castle in Powys into a tourist attraction have been given the go-ahead. Welshpool Town Council has signed a 25-year lease with private owners of the land to run the site. Powys Council is in partnership with the town ...
BBC News
Wed, 12 Sep 2012 03:33:45 -0700

The site of a 12th Century castle - one of Welshpool's earliest settlements - could become a tourist attraction. Proposals include clearing overgrown land so people can explore the motte and bailey in Welshpool and learn about its history. The town ...

Stoke Sentinel

Stoke Sentinel
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 09:29:10 -0700

The area was once the site of a 13th century motte and bailey castle – a fortification with a wooden or stone keep situated on a raised earthwork (the motte). High-tech ground surveys have found clues that could shed light on the site's centuries of ...

Western Morning News

Western Morning News
Tue, 13 Jan 2015 03:44:29 -0800

Okehampton Castle in Mid Devon, built between 1068 and 1086, is a motte and bailey castle with a stone keep. It was used as a fortification until the late 13th century, and was then remodelled as a hunting lodge with a deer park. It took numerous ...

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