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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.

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...

Motte And Bailey Castle Timelapse

credit to blackmill on the music.

Motte and Bailey Castle's

Motte and Bailey Castle's in england.

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 Castles

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

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.

My Minecraft motte and bailey castle!

In this video i will show you my motte and Bailey castle i built on minecraft. THIS IS MEANT TO BE MODERN SO I BUILT IT FROM STONE NOT WOOD. Please leave com...

Motte & Bailey Castle News Report

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

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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:00:00 -0700

“I thought, wow, it has Roman and Anglo Saxon remains with motte-and-bailey castle mounds built on top. Just think of all the Romans running around there 2,000 years ago.” Castle Hill House, at Eaton Socon, Cambridgeshire, sits in seven acres. There is ...

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 ...

Lancashire Telegraph

Lancashire Telegraph
Tue, 14 Oct 2014 05:58:53 -0700

Fusion used a blend of colours and controls to create a series of wall wash effects upon the 800- year-old motte and bailey castle keep's facades. It was the second time the firm had lit up the castle this year. CEO Gareth Frankland said: “Fusion won ...
Ledbury Reporter
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 09:26:14 -0700

It had been long known that English Bicknor was the site of a 'motte and bailey' castle, but the two-metre-high tower base suggests a much more significant settlement. Mr Boucher said: “It is known that William FitzNorman – who was born in the Forest ...

Daily Mail

Daily Mail
Sat, 04 Oct 2014 11:48:05 -0700

A motte-and-bailey castle was built in 1068 by the Normans following William the Conqueror's victory in the Battle of Hastings. By 1260 stone had replaced wood as the Gatehouse, corner defensive posts and the main building (now the site of the house ...

NEWS.com.au (blog)

NEWS.com.au (blog)
Tue, 07 Oct 2014 20:28:48 -0700

I threw the pic out there on Twitter with a plea for help, and one very erudite person suggested it was a “motte-and-bailey” castle, which was a popular fortification style of the middle ages. But that seemed a little above the average kid's general ...


Tue, 23 Sep 2014 11:11:15 -0700

At Cainhoe Castle is the remains of a motte and bailey castle dating from the Norman Conquest. It was near here Ampthill Castle that Katherine of Aragon was held until her marriage to Henry the VIII was finally annulled. Inhabitants of a nearby manor ...

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