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United Kingdom, Castles and Town Walls of King Edward in Gwynedd

 Posted by , last edited on February 15, 2014 at 03:57:14

Location Gwynedd, North Wales, England
Coordinates N53 8 23 W4 16 37
Property 6.00 ha
Date of Inscription 1986

Brief Description (http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/374 )

The castles of Beaumaris and Harlech (largely the work of the greatest military engineer of the time, James of St George) and the fortified complexes of Caernarfon and Conwy are located in the former principality of Gwynedd, in north Wales. These extremely well-preserved monuments are examples of the colonization and defence works carried out throughout the reign of Edward I (1272–1307) and the military architecture of the time.

The sites:

Beaumaris Castle, Beaumaris Beaumaris Castle
Harlech Castle, Harlech Harlech Castle
Caernarfon Castle and town walls, Caernarfon Caernarfon Castle
Conwy Castle and town walls, Conwy Conwy Castle

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