Restormel Castle, near Lostwithiel, Cornwall

Restormel Castle, near Lostwithiel, Cornwall
Photograph taken May 1994 © Terry Ball. Source Historic England Archive Photo Library ref: j950171

Reconstruction drawing of Restormel Castle, showing the 13th-century shell keep on the Norman motte, and the outer bailey. This site is now in the care of English Heritage (2010).

Location

Cornwall Lostwithiel

Period

Medieval (Middle Ages) (1066 - 1484)

Themes

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norman reconstruction drawing castle attack defence motte bailey keep curtain wall aerial view invasion medieval (1066 - 1484) english heritage