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What's New:

Updated: 05 August 2017

Added a new profile for
Dunguaire Castle.

Added a new profile for
Rhuddlan Castle.

Added a new ghost story for
Rochester Castle.

Added a new profile for
Château de Chinon.

Added a new profile for
Raby Castle.

Castle Events:

Goodrich Castle

Knight's Tournament
19 - 20 August 2017
11am - 5pm

Beaumaris Castle

Medieval Festival
26 - 28 August 2017
10am - 5pm

Coming Soon:

A new profile for Chateau de Saumur in France.

A new profile for Stirling Castle in Scotland.

A new ghost story for Scotney Castle in England.

Dunguaire Castle, County Galway Ireland

Dunguaire Castle - County Galway Ireland

This Week in History:

05 August 1305

William Wallace is captured by the English near Glasgow Scotland and transported to London.

11 August 1332

Wars of Scottish Independence: Battle of Dupplin Moor: Scots under Domhnall II, Earl of Mar are routed by Edward Balliol.

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