Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

MORETON CORBET CASTLE


MORETON CORBET CASTLE
Photo Andrew Tivenan

The ruined, late 12th century castle keep stands by the ruins of an Elizabethan manor dating from 1580. The manor house was captured during the Civil War and set on fire after which it was abandoned. Part of the keep and the foundations of the curtain wall remain.

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Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan

 

Directions
On A5063, between the A49 and A53, 10 miles north of Shrewsbury
Moreton Corbet, Shropshire SY4 4DW

 



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