Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

PEVERIL CASTLE


PEVERIL CASTLE
Photo Andrew Tivenan

A late 11th century castle erected on a rocky outcrop with two sheer sides, protected by a stone curtain wall and a square keep dating from 1176. The castle was abandoned at the beginning of the 14th century and now only the keep and part of the walls remain.

English Heritage.


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

 

Directions
A6187 at Castleton, 5 miles east of Chapel en le Frith
Market Place, Castleton, Derbyshire S33 8WQ

 



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