Category: South Pembrokeshire

Carew Castle

The present structure of Carew Castle was built by Sir Nicholas de Carew in the 13th Century. The last tournament of knights in Wales was held here by Sir Rhys ap Thomas in 1507, with over 600 knights attending. After

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Pembroke Castle

Pembroke Castle, Pembrokeshire from across the river

Built in the 12th Century by William Marshal, Pembroke Castle was the birthplace of Henry VII. It underwent extensive restoration work in the 20th century and is now open to the public. During the summer it runs events almost every

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