Middleham Castle 8th May 2004

Click here to see the location of Middleham Castle.

Our coffee stop in Leyburn - The Golden Lion (excellent scones!)

 

Richard III stayed at Middleham as a young man.  He was later to be given the castle by his brother Edward IV.

Looking towards the original motte and bailey castle on William's Hill

The Keep - probably built around 1170-1180

The remains of the great hall with cellars beneath

In the kitchen

Remains of a large oven (left) and a 16th century horse mill (right)

The South Range


For further information on Middleham and the Castle see Middlehamonline


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