Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

SYNCHARTH CASTLE


SYNCHARTH CASTLE
Photo ©Paul R. Davis

An 11th century motte and bailey castle. It was the home of Owain Glyndwr at the end of the 14th century and was totally destroyed by King Henry V in 1403 to try to stop Glyndwr Welsh uprising.


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

 

Directions
Off the B4396 at Llangedwyn, 8 miles south west of Oswestry
Llansilin, Powys

 



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