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Flint Castle
Flintshire - Flint, Clwyd, Wales
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Flint Castle was one of the first fortresses built by Edward I in his attempt to conquer Wales. The first castle here dates to 1277 and was part of a complex of buildings that included a fortified town peopled by English settlers. It remained in use until after the Civil War, when Parliament ordered it slighted so it could not be used again for military purposes.

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