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Dover Town and Castle in Winter from the Western Heights, Kent, England, UK. Snow, December 2009. Terrace of houses above terminator (shadow line) are Victoria Park. Ruins of Old St James the Apostle Church, now World War II memorial, near bottom-right. Skyline: C1 Roman Pharos, C10 Saxon St Mary-in-Castro church, Henry II's Keep (Great Tower) of C12 Norman castle. Masts on left are Second World War Chain Home Radar station, Swingate. Urban Panorama. See…

Dover Castle and Town in Winter from the Western Heights, Kent, England, UK. Snow, December 2009. Skyline: C1 Roman Pharos, C10 Saxon St Mary-in-Castro church, Henry II's Keep (Great Tower) of C12 Norman castle. Masts on left are Second World War Chain Home Radar station, Swingate. Terrace of houses above terminator (shadow line) are Victoria Park. Old St James the Apostle Church ruins, now World War II memorial, at bottom-right. Urban Snow Panorama. See…

Roman Pharos and Saxon church of St Mary-in-Castro, Harold’s Earthwork, Dover Castle, Kent, England, UK. Pharos lighthouse (watch-tower) built 46 AD by Emperor Claudius while Aulus Plautius governor of Britain. Ex-belfry to pre-1020 AD St Mary-in-Castro King Lucius church (Victorian restorations: Sir George Gilbert Scott, William Butterfield). Listed Building, English Heritage site, Scheduled Ancient Monument. Medieval History. Travel and Tourism. See…

East Roman Pharos, Harold’s Earthwork, Dover Castle, Kent, England, UK. Pharos built 46 AD, Emperor Claudius, Aulus Plautius governor of Britain. Tower of Julius Caesar. Ex-belfry to St Mary-in-Castro King Lucius Church. Watchtower (or lighthouse) used as a 16th Century gunpowder magazine. West Pharos, or Bredenstone: Drop Redoubt, Western Heights. Listed Building, English Heritage site, Scheduled Ancient Monument. Roman Empire History. More information at…

Georgian Woodcut Engraving of Saxon St Mary-in-Castro Church and Roman Pharos Ruins, Dover Castle, Kent, England, UK. Originally King Lucius church, later re-consecrated and dedicated by St Augustine to St Mary the Virgin, and AD 46 Roman lighthouse or watchtower as seen circa 1834 (may be Victorian). Pharos was once used as a bell tower, or belfry. English Heritage Listed Building. Norman and Medieval History. More information and modern day view at http://www.panoramio.com/photo/55570953

Roman Pharos, Saxon Church, and Victorian Garrison School, Dover Castle, Kent, England. Pharos built 46 AD under Emperor Claudius; Aulus Plautius, governor. Ex-belfry to pre-1020 AD St Mary-in-Castro, King Lucius of Britain Church. Restored by Victorians Gilbert Scott, William Butterfield. Garrison School. Bredenstone on Western Heights. Listed Building, English Heritage site, and Scheduled Ancient Monument. Norman Medieval History. Travel, Tourism. See…

Great Tower of Dover Castle at Night, Kent, England, UK. Top-left: Henry II's Keep, Inner Curtain Wall (Inner Bailey), silhouette of Godsfoe's Tower (Devil's Tower). Bottom-left: unseen Spur and World War II Dragon's Teeth anti-tank defences. Bottom-right: snow-covered Castle Hill Road, Connaught Road, Constable's Road. Center-right: Constable's Gateway, drawbridge. Listed Building, English Heritage site, Ancient Monument. Norman Medieval History. See http://www.panoramio.com/photo/46513752

Royal Ordnance QF 25-pounder Field Guns, Saluting Platform, Dover Castle, Kent, England, UK. Saluting Platform built above Long Gun Magazine (c. 1800) near Victorian Officers New Barracks. Royal Artillery 25-pdr used in British Army at start of World War II, last used 1972 SAS Battle of Mirbat. Background: Roman Pharos, Saxon church of St Mary-in-Castro. Listed Building, English Heritage, and Scheduled Ancient Monument. History. Travel and Tourism. See…

View from Palace Gate drawbridge, Dover Castle, Kent, England, United Kingdom. On Harold's Earthwork: Saxon St Mary-in-Castro, King Lucius of Britain Church (restored by Victorians) and AD 46 Roman Pharos, a lighthouse and watchtower built under Emperor Claudius when Aulus Plautius was governor. Nearest the arch: Victorian Garrison School. Listed Building, English Heritage site, and Scheduled Ancient Monument. Medieval History. Travel, and Tourism. See…

Dover Castle from 1216 French Army Siege Positions, Kent, England, UK. Skyline: Saxon St Mary-in-Castro church, Roman Pharos, Victorian Garrison School, Bell Battery, Colton Gate; Forebuilding, Keep and Flag, Inner Bailey. Eastern Outer Curtain Wall: Avranches Tower, South Watchtower, North Watchtower, Fitzwilliam's Gate, Norfolk Towers. Listed Building, English Heritage site, Scheduled Ancient Monument. Norman Medieval History. Travel and Tourism. See…