Barbican to Lewes Castle, Castle Gate, Lewes, East Sussex

Barbican to Lewes Castle, Castle Gate, Lewes, East Sussex
Photograph taken 01 June 2005 © Miss Claire Pearce. Source Historic England Archive ref: 292992

This castle was built in the early 14th century for John de Warenne, the 8th and last, Earl of Surrey. He was an outspoken critic of Edward II.

Location

East Sussex Lewes

Period

Medieval (Middle Ages) (1066 - 1484)

Tags

castle defence tower Medieval (1066 - 1484)