Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

SHAFTESBURY CASTLE


SHAFTESBURY CASTLE
Photo Andrew Tivenan

Possible site of a Norman or 12th century Civil War castle, on a hill overlooking the town from the west. There are no stone remains, only a deep ditch around the site.


Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan

Aerial photo ©Paul R. Davis

 

Directions
To the west of the town, off the junction of the A30 and A350.

 



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