Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

NEWCASTLE BRIDGEND


NEWCASTLE BRIDGEND
Photo Andrew Tivenan

The gateway and a piece of wall remain dating back to 1172 - 77, on the site of an earlier fortification erected in 1104 overlooking the River Ogmore. There is no trace now of the original rectangular keep. The castle was still in use but as a residence in the 16th century.


Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan
Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Trish and Chris Seymour Photo Trish and Chris Seymour Photo Trish and Chris Seymour

 

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In the centre of Bridgend

 



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