Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

THE CITADEL, HEREFORDSHIRE BEACON


THE CITADEL
Photo Andrew Tivenan

Herefordshire Beacon has an Iron Age hill fort known as British Camp. On the summit of the hill is a smaller earthwork known as the Citadel, which is thought to be the site of an 11th or 12th century castle. From the stone on the site it probably had a stone keep.


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

Aerial photo ©Paul R. Davis Aerial photo ©Paul R. Davis

 

Directions
Off the A449, 4 miles south of Great Malvern
WR13 6DW

 



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