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Holt Castle
Wrexham - Holt, Clwyd, Wales
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The red sandstone ruins of Holt Castle stand in meadows beside the River Dee, on the border of Wrexham and Cheshire. The castle once guarded an important river crossing, but the crossing moved downstream to the site of the current bridge. The castle was besieged during the Civil War and left a crumbling ruin.

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