The Castle, Acton Burnell

Recent Photograph of The Castle (Acton Burnell)

English Heritage tells us that this is “the warm red sandstone shell of a fortified 13th century manor house”, and “it was the site of the first parliament at which the commons were formally represented.”

(Information provided by Janet Kirk)


Image contributed by Peter & Janet Kirk on 9th July 2005.
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