Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

BURROW MUMP


BURROW MUMP
Photo Andrew Tivanan

It is thought the site was a castle built during the Civil War between King Stephen and Queen Matilda in 1135 to 1153. A medieval church was built on the hill in the 15th century, but the current ruined church was built in 1793.


Photo Andrew Tivanan Photo Andrew Tivanan Photo Andrew Tivanan

Aerial photo ©Paul R. Davis

 

Directions
By the A361, at Burrow Bridge, 10 miles east of Taunton.
Burrow Bridge, Taunton, Somerset, TA7 0RB

 



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