The motte and bailey castle was built in 1073, on the site of a Welsh Palace by River Clwyd. It was captured a number of times in the 12th and 13th centuries. When the Welsh defences were strengthened in the 1280's a new castle was built nearby at Rhuddlan Castle.
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|A525, on the hill overlooking Rhuddlan|
|Rhuddlan, Clwyd LL18 5RL|