Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

GROBY CASTLE


GROBY CASTLE
Photo Andrew Tivenan

It dates from the 1140's, but the motte and bailey castle had been destroyed within 30 years. The site was badly damaged when the A50 dual carriageway was constructed.


Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan

 

Directions
On the A50, 5 miles west of Leicester
Groby, Leicester LE6 0FL

 



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