Skenfrith Castle, National Trust Wales

Skenfrith, nr Abergavenny,Monmouthshire, Wales

   

6 miles north west of Monmouth , Skenfrith was the smallest of three castles built in this area by the Normans, to guard the borders against Welsh raids. A rectangular castle, with a drum tower at each corner, and a circular keep inside

The  keep now stands guard over on the remains of the motte,and curtain wall and towers has also survived, just until now.

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