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Pevensey Castle, Pevensey

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  • August 21, 2017
    Visited on way to Brighton ... Lovely - really good site with lots to offer. Good little museum also. Good views. Situated near to good tea rooms also.  more »
  • August 21, 2017
    Beautiful castle, with rich history. Fabulous choice for a nice day out. When we went it was a beautiful sunny days, the grounds were just as beautiful.  more »
  • August 21, 2017
    This is only a small attraction as the castle is pretty much ruins now and you can walk around it fairly quickly, but the amount of history it holds is fascinating. I'd recommend just to go even for a...  more »
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  • A fairly intact ruin set in a peaceful setting and quiet village. Great just to wander around the castle, inside and out.
  • Great place to learn about the history of the south coast. Nearby pub also offers good food.
  • Serene and contemplative place. You can walk freely into the circle of external walls.
  • One of the most historic castles in England. The site of William of Normandy's momentous landing in 1066. Originally an important Roman Shore Fort dating back to about AD275. In 1940 it was once again called to help in the defence against the German Wermact and Hitlers plans to invade Great Britain. The Norman keep was cunningly converted to house heavy machine guns and both the Home Guard and a battalion of French Canadians were stationed within the castle during this critical period.
  • Loved this place. Full of history and views. Very peaceful

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