Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

ALDFORD CASTLE


ALDFORD CASTLE
Photo Mark Griffiths

The earthworks remain of the 12th century motte and bailey castle overlooking a ford on the River Dee. The foundations of the stone keep have been found buried in the 15 feet high motte. Both the motte and bailey are enclosed by ditches.


Photo Mark Griffiths Photo Mark Griffiths

 

Directions
B5130, 4 miles south of Chester