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Montgomery Castle
Montgomery, Powys, Wales
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The small Welsh border town of Montgomery is an attractive place, with timber-framed buildings clustered around an ancient market square. at the top of a high hill overlooking the town stands the ruins of Montgomery Castle, built in 1223. The castle was besieged in the Civil War and eventually slighted (made unusable) by the Parliamentary army.

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