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Pembroke Castle At The Top Of The Main Street In Pembroke This Mighty Norman Cas ...

Pembroke Castle At The Top Of The Main Street In Pembroke This Mighty Norman Cas ...

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Format: film, 35mm
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Description: Pembroke Castle at the top of the main street in Pembroke This mighty Norman Castle , sited on a high ridge between two tidal inlets , gave it the distinction of never haven fallen to the Welsh The strategic position , on a major routeway , was chosen early in the first Norman incursions into south west Wales , when the castle was founded by Roger of Montgomery in 1093 , and it stood firm against Welsh counter attacks in subsequent years Pembrokeshire , UK Europe

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