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~Saltwood Castle, Saltwood, Hythe, Kent. England. The castle is known as the site where the plot was hatched to assassinate Thomas Becket and more recently was the home of the late Alan Clark a minister in Margaret Thatcher's government~

century Saltwood Castle, Kent - "During WWII Nazi Hermann Goering ordered the Luftwaffe not to bomb Hythe, as he had designated Saltwood as his post-invasion home!

Goodrich Castle

A square stone keep dominates the picture, sat behind a patch of green grass; the keep has a doorway at ground level, with two windows irregularly placed above it.

Bolsover Castle in Derbyshire, England

Bolsover Castle was built by the Peverel family in the twelfth century; and after the unfortunate William Peverel scurried off into exile (I don’t know why.

Fontevraud Abbey - Loire Valley, France. Final resting place of Eleanor of Aquitaine and King Henry II.

Fontevraud Abbey - Fontevraud l'Abbaye, France - final resting place of Eleanor of Aquitaine and King Henry II.

Warwick Castle - England One of the best preserved castles in England.

reminds me of T Resi's apt Vienna - a sea of roofs with a sprinkle of winter sugar.

Lincoln Castle, England.  Built by William the Conqueror.  Katherine Swynford is buried here, along with her daughter Joan Beaufort.

Lincoln Castle, built by William the Conqueror. Katherine Swynford is buried here, along with her daughter, Joan Beaufort. Home of the Magna Carta.

#Castles | Saltwood Castle, Saltwood, Kent, United Kingdom

#Castles | Saltwood Castle, Saltwood, Kent, United Kingdom

#Barnard_castle by hilda

#Barnard_castle by hilda

Marienburg Castle, Germany

minarachelle: “ Marienburg Castle is a Gothic revival castle in Lower Saxony, Germany ”

Blarney Castle, Ireland

Blarney Castle, Ireland

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