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Warkworth Castle
Warkworth, Northumberland, England
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Warkworth Castle is a wonderful medieval fortress situated in the town of the same name, near the Northumberland coast and across the River Coquet from the town of Amble. Warkworth was begun as a simple motte and bailey fortification by the Normans, but the castle we see today is primarily 14th century, the work of the powerful Percy family, Earls of Northumberland.

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