Criccieth Castle
Criccieth Castle

Built (1230) by Llywelyn the Great .
A Welsh fortress with a gatehouse flanked by D-shaped stone towers .
In 1283 the castle was captured by the English King - Edward I
In 1404 Welsh forces under Owain Glyndwr captured the castle , tore down the stone walls and set the Castle alight.

Ref: NW 42

Date: 16/09/2021

Location: SH 5100 3804

Criccieth Castle

Built (1230) by Llywelyn the Great .
A Welsh fortress with a gatehouse flanked by D-shaped stone towers .
In 1283 the castle was captured by the English King - Edward I
In 1404 Welsh forces under Owain Glyndwr captured the castle , tore down the stone walls and set the Castle alight.

Ref: NW 42

Date: 16/09/2021

Location: SH 5100 3804