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- Fotheringhay Castle
- Alt Name:
- United Kingdom
- Early Modern (1500AD-1800AD)
- 1500AD - 1599AD
- Mary Queen of Scots
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about Fotheringhay Castle
Birthplace of Richard III and site of the trial and execution of Mary Queen of Scots, this Norman motte and bailey castle is now a ruin - in fact very little is left of it today.
Fortheringhay Castle is easily accessable during daylight hours, and should delight those interested in medieval history, the Wars of the Roses and Elizabethan politics
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Address: Fotheringhay Castle, Fotheringhay, Northamptonshire PE8, United Kingdo
Phone: Contact local tourist office
Fotheringhay Castle is located in the village centre, 12 miles west of Peterborough, on the A1139-A605.
Open during daylight hours
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