Bishopton Castle

Bishopton Castle


Bishopton, United Kingdom (GB)
Long Description:
Bishopton Castle is a Motte and Bailey Castle constructed during the 12th century A.D. by the Conyers family. The Motte is the great mound while the Bailey is the enclosed surrounding area. This type of fortification was built by Normans following their conquest of England.

Accessibility: Partial access
Condition: Completely ruined

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Long Description:
Bishopton Castle is a Motte and Bailey Castle constructed during the 12th century A.D. by the Conyers family. The Motte is the great mound while the Bailey is the enclosed surrounding area. This type of fortification was built by Normans following their conquest of England.

Accessibility: Partial access
Condition: Completely ruined

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View in Google Earth Buildings - Castles
Links: en.wikipedia.org
By: kuressaare

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