Bury Castle

  • Brompton Regis, Somerset
  • Scheduled Monument

 

Oval Iron Age hill fort, Medieval motte and bailey castle, defended by a bank and ditch with the bank measuring approximately 131.ft high and the ditch measuring 19.6 ft wide The motte measuring 75.4 ft in diameter and surrounded by a ditch, the original entrance may have been to the south east.

 

1144                            Before: Possibly built by William de Say.

1996                            Surveyed and measured by Historical Monuments of England.

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