Gatehouse, Rockingham Castle, Northamptonshire

Gatehouse, Rockingham Castle, Northamptonshire
Photograph taken Sept 1903 © Reproduced by permission of Historic England Archive ref: AA97/05820

A view of the gatehouse to the castle which is thought to date from the 11th century when it was founded by William the Coqueror.

Location

Northamptonshire Rockingham

Period

Medieval (Middle Ages) (1066 - 1484)

Tags

norman castle gatehouse attack defence conqueror crenellation medieval (1066 - 1484)