Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

DRYSLWYN CASTLE


DRYSLWYN CASTLE
Photo Charles Taylor

A Welsh castle built in the first half of the 13th century on a hilltop overlooking the Tywi valley. It was in use until the beginning of the 15th century when it was a base for Owain Glyndwr during the Welsh uprising. Foundations of the walls and part of two towers remain.

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Photo Charles Taylor Photo Charles Taylor Photo Charles Taylor Photo Charles Taylor
Photo Charles Taylor Photo Charles Taylor Photo Charles Taylor Photo Charles Taylor

Aerial photo ©Paul R. Davis

 

Directions
Half a mile south of the A40, 5 miles west of Llandeilo

 



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