Clifford's Tower (York Castle), York, York

Clifford's Tower (York Castle), York, York
Photograph taken May 1997 © Copyright Historic England Archive Photo Library ref: k970365

The remains of the stone keep of the former York Castle. The keep was built on the man-made earth motte in the 13th century. This site is now in the care of English Heritage (2010). Read detailed archaeological description.

Location

York York

Period

Medieval (Middle Ages) (1066 - 1484)

Tags

castle motte keep defence wall tourist site tower medieval (1066 - 1484) english heritage