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Castell Gwalter, Cardiganshire

Historical Description

Castell-Gwalter, an ancient hill-fort on the coast of Cardiganshire, 3 miles NE of Aberystwith. A castle is said to have been built on it by Walter L'Espec, and destroyed in 1135 by Owen Gwynedd, but a circular earthwork remains.

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

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Cardiganshire is available to browse.

Newspapers and Periodicals

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