13th century Clifford's Tower (York Castle), York, York

13th century Clifford's Tower (York Castle), York, York
Photograph taken 1985 © Copyright Historic England Archive Photo Library ref: j920592

Illustrative reconstruction of York Castle as it might have looked in the late 13th century. The 11th-century Clifford's Tower is now the only surviving part of the castle. This site is now in the care of English Heritage (2010). Read detailed archaeological description.

Location

York York

Period

Medieval (Middle Ages) (1066 - 1484)

Themes

Tags

reconstruction drawing town castle motte bailey defence river bridge wall medieval (1066 - 1484) english heritage