Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

QUATFORD CASTLE


QUATFORD CASTLE
Photo Gregg Archer

Only the earthworks remain of the motte and bailey castle, situated next to a cliff above the River Severn, to the west of the church of St. Mary Magdalene. The motte stands about 90 feet high and 35 feet across the top. There is a rock-cut ditch 10 feet deep around the eastern side.


Photo Gregg Archer Photo Gregg Archer Photo Gregg Archer

 

Directions
On the back of the River Severn by the A442, 2 miles south east of Bridgnorth

 



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