Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

DOLBADARN CASTLE


DOLBADARN CASTLE
Photo Charles Taylor

It was built in the 13th century by the Welsh on a rocky outcrop with a 40 foot high circular tower. It was partially dismantled in 1284 when King Edward 1 invaded North Wales and only the tower and parts of the walls remain.

Open, CADW.


Photo Charles Taylor Photo Charles Taylor Photo Charles Taylor Photo Charles Taylor
Photo Charles Taylor Photo Charles Taylor Photo Charles Taylor Photo Charles Taylor

 

Directions
On the A4086 at Llanberis, 6 miles west of Caernarfon

 



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