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PostSubject: Warwick Castle   Mon May 19, 2008 10:27 pm

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PostSubject: Re: Warwick Castle   Mon May 19, 2008 10:29 pm

This is the finest Medieval castle in Britain, IMO. The Earls of Warwick have a fascinating history. The Black Hound of Arden brought Piers Gaveston after kidnapping him from Deddington. Gaveston was given a 'mock trial' and taken out of the castle to be murdered on nearby Blacklow hill.
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PostSubject: Re: Warwick Castle   Mon May 19, 2008 10:30 pm

Warwick at night

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PostSubject: Re: Warwick Castle   Mon May 19, 2008 10:34 pm



A 19th century pic of Gaveston's cross at Blacklow Hill.
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PostSubject: Re: Warwick Castle   Mon May 19, 2008 11:19 pm

As it looks recently -

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PostSubject: Re: Warwick Castle   Wed May 21, 2008 2:44 pm

I love that nighttime pic, Anerje!

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