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Kenilworth Castle, UK - Robert Dudley's home. Elizabeth visited him there while he was ill and she took care of him.

The castle is a huge circular shell keep with walls 8 feet thick and 25 feet tall, surrounded by a deep ditch.

Sudeley Castle in Winchcombe, Gloucestershire, England

Sudeley Castle, England Set against the backdrop of the beautiful Cotswold Hills. Sudeley Castle is steeped in history. With royal connections spanning a thousand years, it has played an important role in the turbulent & changing times of England's past.

Ruins of Corfe Castle, Dorset, England

1000 Year Old Ruins of Corfe Castle. Corfe Castle is a fortification standing above the village of the same name on the Isle of Purbeck in the English county of Dorset. Built by William the Conqueror,

Powderham Castle ~ Powderham Castle in Devon was completed the 15th century for Courtenay family [1]. Victorian renovations resulted in the house we see today; the exterior is a recreation of an idealized medieval castle, while the interiors are purely Georgian in style [2]. Part of the 18th century remodeling in the house included the impressive Music Room and Staircase Hall. These rooms among others were used to represent Darlington Hall in the filming of Remains of the Day

Powderham Castle came into the Courtenay family in the dowery of Margaret DeBohun's, marriage to Hugh 11 August 1325 My Great Grandmother, Lady Gertrude Courtney lived in Powerham Castle.

Powis Castle ~ Wales, UK. Built in the 13th century as a fortress for Welsh princes,

Powys Castle - Wales, Uk Built In The Century As A Fortress For Welsh Princes, Powis Castle Welshpool Now Boasts Glorious Terraced Gardens Constructed In The Century

Kenilworth Castle is located in the town of the same name in Warwickshire, England.

Kenilworth Castle, Warwickshire, England was constructed from Norman through to Tudor times.

Dover’s military history is extensive. The cliffs of Dover were used by Anglo-Saxons and Romans as far back as the Iron Age. Crude Iron Age fortresses gave way to stone strongholds and eventually elaborate defensive forts featuring tons of underground tunnels and barracks used in Napoleonic Wars. Visitors can view history from medieval times up to its role in World War II. The castle is very well-preserved.

Largest castle in England - Dover Castle, Kent, England built by King Henry II, generation 28 on family tree.

The Tower of Peckforton Castle in Cheshire, England. Built in the style of a medieval castle in the 19th century, now used as a hotel

The tower of Peckforton Castle, viewed from Beeston Castle. Peckforton Castle was built in the middle of the century as a country house designed in the style of a medieval castle. It is now used as a hotel.

The ruins of Clun Castle seen in autumn, Shropshire, England.

Photo The ruins of Clun Castle seen in autumn, Shropshire, England. - Shropshire and Beyond Picture Library