Carew Castle East Wall and gatehouse

The present structure of Carew Castle was built by Sir Nicholas de Carew in the 13th Century. The last tournament of knights in Wales was held here by Sir Rhys ap Thomas in 1507, with over 600 knights attending. After changing hands several times it reverted to the de Carews and was finally abandoned in 1686.

The present structure of Carew Castle was built by Sir Nicholas de Carew in the 13th Century. The last tournament of knights in Wales was held here by Sir Rhys ap Thomas in 1507, with over 600 knights attending. After changing hands several times it reverted to the de Carews and was finally abandoned in 1686.
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The present structure of Carew Castle was built by Sir Nicholas de Carew in the 13th Century. The last tournament of knights in Wales was held here by Sir Rhys ap Thomas in 1507, with over 600 knights attending. After changing hands several times it reverted to the de Carews and was finally abandoned in 1686. The present structure of Carew Castle was built by Sir Nicholas de Carew in the 13th Century. The last tournament of knights in Wales was held here by Sir Rhys ap Thomas in 1507, with over 600 knights attending. After changing hands several times it reverted to the de Carews and was finally abandoned in 1686. The present structure of Carew Castle was built by Sir Nicholas de Carew in the 13th Century. The last tournament of knights in Wales was held here by Sir Rhys ap Thomas in 1507, with over 600 knights attending. After changing hands several times it reverted to the de Carews and was finally abandoned in 1686. The present structure of Carew Castle was built by Sir Nicholas de Carew in the 13th Century. The last tournament of knights in Wales was held here by Sir Rhys ap Thomas in 1507, with over 600 knights attending. After changing hands several times it reverted to the de Carews and was finally abandoned in 1686. The present structure of Carew Castle was built by Sir Nicholas de Carew in the 13th Century. The last tournament of knights in Wales was held here by Sir Rhys ap Thomas in 1507, with over 600 knights attending. After changing hands several times it reverted to the de Carews and was finally abandoned in 1686.
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Date2005-05-01 11:27:08
DescriptionThe present structure of Carew Castle was built by Sir Nicholas de Carew in the 13th Century. The last tournament of knights in Wales was held here by Sir Rhys ap Thomas in 1507, with over 600 knights attending. After changing hands several times it reverted to the de Carews and was finally abandoned in 1686.
CountyPembrokeshire
CountryCymru/Wales
CopyrightCopyright 2005 Ken Davies & Debbie Phillips
Tags 12th Century 13th Century 2005 Carboniferous Limestone Carew Carew Castle Castle Cymru Fujifilm Fujifilm S3 Pro Gerald de Windsor Historic Buildings Landmark Landscape Millpond Norman Castle Outdoors Pembrokeshire River Ruins Site of Special Scientific Interest South Pembrokeshire Tudor United Kingdom Vista Wales Wales/Cymru West Wales
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Focal Length18mm
Focal Length (35mm)27mm
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