Pendennis Castle

This is one of the finest of the mighty fortresses built by Henry V111 to defend the Country against invasion. The castle has seen action in many conflicts and was one of the last Royalist strongholds to fall during the English Civil war. The castle is now run by English Heritage.DSC_0124-Small02JPeg

Tarbert Castle Argull Scotland

Tarbert Castle was a strategic Royal stronghold during the Middle Ages. The castle overlooks the harbour and has a very commanding view of the water approaches. In 1320 Robert the Bruce protect it against the Lords of the Isles.DSC_0231-small02JPeg