Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

CASTLE DORE


CASTLE DORE
Aerial photo ©Paul R. Davis

There is a 10 feet high rampart surrounded by a 4 feet deep ditch which dates from the Bronze Age. It was not used after the 8th century until it was occupied in 1644 by parliamentary forces but they surrendered after only a day.


Aerial photo ©Paul R. Davis

 

Directions
By the B3269, 2 miles north east of Fowey

 



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