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Castles of Wales

A List of Welsh Castles. Every famous castle from Wales has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still survive today. Spanning a period of 900 years during the middle ages, castles come in many styles of architecture and design. Despite their differences though, they all have one feature in common-- they are fortified. Castles are defensive structures specifically built to withstand attack in the medieval world. Technologies such as arrowslits, murder-holes, and moats further improved their capabilities. Castles finally fell out of favor with the advent of gun powder, as offensive technologies, such as canons, rendered castles largely obsolete.
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    Aberdyfi Castle

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    Aberedw Castle

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    Abergavenny Castle

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    Aberllynfi Castle

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    Aberystwyth

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    Barland Castle

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    Barry Castle

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    Beaumaris Castle

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    Beguildy Castle

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    Betws Newydd Castle

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    Blaenllyfni Castle

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    Bleddfa Castle

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    Bodelwyddan Castle

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    Brecon Castle

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    Bronllys Castle

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    Bryn Bras Castle

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    Buddugre Castle

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    Builth Castle

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    Burfa Castle

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    Caergwrle Castle

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    Caerleon Castle

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    Caerphilly Castle

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    Caerwedros Castle

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    Caldicot Castle

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