Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

CASTELL CAEREINION


CASTELL CAEREINION
Photo Gregg Archer

There is just a grassy mound standing 10 feet high in corner of the churchyard. It was built by the Welsh in 1156 and was the home of Owain Cyfeiliog until he was evicted for swearing allegiance to the English. He then destroyed the castle with the help of an English army.


Photo Gregg Archer Photo Gregg Archer

 

Directions
B4385, 5 miles west of Welshpool
Welshpool, Powys SY21 9AL

 



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