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Castell Lleiniog, Anglesey

Historical Description

Castell-Lleiniog, a small ruined fort on the E coast of Anglesey, 2 miles NNE of Beaumaris. It is said to have been founded in 1098 by Hugh Lupus, Earl of Chester, was garrisoned for the Parliament in the Civil War, but captured by the Royalists. It is now a square shell, situated on a thickly wooded mound.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

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