St Briavels Castle

Gloucestershire, England

City/Town/Village: Saint Briavels
District: Forest of Dean
County: Gloucestershire
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7392, -2.6407

Owner

English Heritage

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The fine twin-towered gatehouse of this castle, built by Edward I in 1292, once defended a crossbow bolt factory which used local Forest of Dean iron. Once a prison, it is now a youth hostel in wonderful walking country.
Admission
Adults: Free
Children: Free
Concessions: Free
EH Member Cost: Free

Information from English Heritage website


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