Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

NEWTON TUMP


NEWTON TUMP
Photo Andrew Tivenan

Just the earthworks remain of the motte and bailey castle as there is no visible stonework. The motte is about 100 feet across and is 15 feet high surrounded by a ditch. There is a large outer bailey which was also surrounded by a ditch.


Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan

 

Directions
Off the B4348, 6 miles east/north east of Hay-on-Wye

 



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