Gatehouse, Whittington Castle, Whittington, Shropshire

Gatehouse, Whittington Castle, Whittington, Shropshire
Photograph taken 1935 © Reproduced by permission of Historic England Archive ref: cc001871

The gatehouse to Whittington Castle in Shropshire with its bridge over the moat. Dating from the 13th century, this battlemented gatehouse with its small Gothic-headed windows forms the major part of the remains of the original castle.

Location

Shropshire Whittington

Period

Medieval (Middle Ages) (1066 - 1484)

Tags

building gatehouse castle moat defence Medieval (1066 - 1484)