Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

FOLKESTONE CASTLE


FOLKESTONE CASTLE
Photo Charles Taylor

Also known as Caesar's Camp, these 12th century earthworks remain on the high Castle Hill overlooking the Channel Tunnel terminus on the site of an Iron Age fort. A second castle was built in stone near the harbour but this has since fallen into the sea.

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

Aerial photo ©Paul R. Davis Aerial photo ©Paul R. Davis

 

Directions
High above J13 of M20 on Castle Hill

 



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