Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

SHOCKLACH CASTLE


SHOCKLACH CASTLE
Photo Gregg Archer

A 20 feet high motte, protected by a deep ditch, is all that remains of the strategically important 11th century Welsh border castle. There is a second motte, Old Shocklach, across the road.

Private.


Photo Gregg Archer Photo Gregg Archer

 

Directions
B5069, one mile north of Shocklach.
5 miles east of Wrexham, 3 miles north west of Malpas

 



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