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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.

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 ...

motte and bailey castle homework

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

Motte and Bailey Castles

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

Motte & Bailey Castle News Report

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

Minecraft Motte and Bailey castle homework // Harley Whitney

Motte and bailey castle in minecraft for history homework, by Harley Whitney.

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 ...

Motte and bailey castle

Homework for miss boghossian helped by Jake and billy.

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148 news items

Scottish Daily Record

Scottish Daily Record
Sat, 29 Aug 2015 01:03:24 -0700

Alongside the stretch of motorway between the Raith Interchange and the Hamilton/Motherwell exit of the M74, lies the remains of the Hamilton Low Parks motte. The Hamilton Low Parks motte consists of the remains of a medieval motte and bailey castle ...


Fri, 28 Aug 2015 06:52:30 -0700

Dunster Castle is a former motte and bailey castle, now a country house, sited on a picturesque wooded hill. SWNS_GARDEN_PEEKING_03 It became a lavish country home during the 19th century for the Luttrell family, who lived there for 600 years.

Penarth Times

Penarth Times
Wed, 26 Aug 2015 09:04:23 -0700

ON A fine summer's day, Nick took his small group of ramblers up to Monmouthshire for a 10-mile hike in the delightful countryside surrounding their start point at Trellech (or Trelleck) which derives its name from three standing stones known as Harold ...

Arab News

Arab News
Tue, 25 Aug 2015 12:52:30 -0700

Berkhamsted Castle was first built as a timber motte-and-bailey castle in the late 11th century. One of the most important early Norman castles, it controlled the northern approach to London, 30 miles away. Kept in royal hands, it was occupied by key ...
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 ...

BBC News

BBC News
Tue, 31 Dec 2013 00:26:15 -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 ...


Tue, 14 Apr 2015 00:38:28 -0700

The castle is thought to have been established by Roger de Montgomery, first earl of Shrewsbury, soon after the Norman conquest and was similar to a typical motte-and-bailey castle. Applicants want to turn the site, currently used as a car park, into a ...

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