Clitheroe castle was constructed in 1186 by a local Norman Lord, Robert de Lacy. The square stone keep is typical of the period, originally encircled by a strong curtain wall, it incorporated a number of Norman arches and four crenellated corner turrets.

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Clitheroe Castle

The tower of Clitheroe Castle in Lancashire, England.

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Clitheroe Castle

Clitheroe Castle Lancashire

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Clitheroe Castle / Lancashire

Clitheroe Castle

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