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Castle of Beeston

John Broster

Castle of Beeston

or, Randolph, Earl of Chester. An historical romance.

by John Broster

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Published by printed for R. Faulder in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 1290, no. 20.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination2v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16859497M

  The ruins of Beeston castle are situated at the top of a rocky crag, which on a fine day, has stunning views of the surrounding landscape. For those who enjoy a walk, there are paths through the surrounding woodland. Many reviews say that the cost for admission and parking is 4/5(). Beeston Castle – Chapel Lane, CW6 9TX Beeston, Cheshire – rated based on reviews "Great place for young and old. Bit of a hike to the top (not /5().

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The ruins of Beeston castle are situated at the top of a rocky crag, which on a fine day, has stunning views of the surrounding landscape. For those who enjoy a walk, there are paths through the surrounding woodland.4/5(). Beeston Castle – Beautiful Views & Buried Treasure. Beeston Castle sits atop a huge limestone crag, and boats an amazing view across eight (yep, apparently, eight!) counties. A beautiful little ruin, the castle is still rumoured to hold the buried treasure of Richard II. Try and uncover the buried treasure of Beeston Castle The North.


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Beeston Castle is a former Royal castle in Beeston, Cheshire, England (grid reference), perched on a rocky sandstone crag feet ( m) above the Cheshire Plain. It was built in the s by Ranulf de Blondeville, 6th Earl of Chester, (–), on his return from the Crusades.

This Castle of Beeston book was originally published prior toand represents a reproduction of an important historical work Castle of Beeston, or, Randolph, Earl of Chester. An historical romance. Beeston Castle and the legendary treasure of Richard II View from the east. Author: Joopercoopers CC BY-SA And even though this place was active for millennia, it is no Chartley Castle.

Author: stephen jones CC BY Known as Castellum de Rupe, for it stands on top of a rock some Beeston Castle: Buried Treasure and Beautiful Views 1.

A Strange Tale of Follies and Kangaroos. Beeston Castle has also inspired some eccentric characters. The Victorian 2. Myths of Buried Treasure in Beeston Castle Well. One rumour – which seemingly won’t.

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History of Beeston Castle. Beeston Castle is one of the most dramatic ruins in the English landscape. Built by Ranulf, 6th Earl of Chester, in the s, the castle incorporates the banks and ditches of an Iron Age hillfort.

Henry III seized the castle in and it. Beeston Castle - Chapel Lane, CW6 9TX Beeston, Cheshire - Rated based on Reviews "Great place for young and old. Bit of a hike to the top (not /5().

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Sadly for Beeston Castle by the 17th century, and the time of the English Civil War, it began to fall into disrepair. It was thought to be of no further military use, and inthe already demolishing castle was destroyed on the orders of Oliver Cromwell so that it.

This viewpoint was created with Bradt Travel Guides 'Slow Travel Cheshire' by Kate Simon and Suzanne King Gaze up at the wooded bluff in front of you with the castle ruins perched on top. Compared to the low-lying Cheshire Plain that we are standing on, Beeston Crag is. item 3 Beeston Castle (English Heritage Guidebooks) by Rachel McGuicken Paperback Book - Beeston Castle (English Heritage Guidebooks) by Rachel McGuicken Paperback Book.

$ Free shipping. 1 product rating. 1 users rated this 5 out of 5/5(1). Beeston Castle here crowns an isolated sandstone rock, feet high; and commands a charming view of the vale of Cheshire, and over the Mersey to grid reference: SJ Get this from a library.

Castle of Beeston: or, Randolph, Earl of Chester. An historical romance. [John Broster]. Beeston Castle, with its impressive location and natural defences, has been home to prehistoric settlers and great Barons.

It has acted as a defence against aristocratic rivals, and has even been an important English Civil War stronghold. What better place to step outside the classroom and bring your curriculum to life. Beeston Castle, Beeston, Cheshire. 8, likes 27 talking about this 36, were here.

Beeston Castle, Roundhouse and Woodland Park/5(). Construction of the medieval castle began in AD by the Earl of Chester and these are the remains. Archaeological excavations undertaken at Beeston Castle during the s and 80s uncovered evidence of several Bronze Age roundhouses inside the castle walls.

Based on the findings, the roundhouse was reconstructed in a disused quarry from traditional local materials such as oak. Facts about Beeston Castle 3: the demolition. Based on the destruction order of Cromwell, the Beeston Castle was partly demolished to avoid the usage of the castle as a military purpose.

Then the castle was utilized as a quarry in 18th century. Facts about Beeston Castle 4: the legend. (ed),Beeston Castle, Cheshire: Excavations by Laurence Keen and Peter Hough, (London: English Heritage Archaeological reports Vol.

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The ruins of Beeston castle are situated at the top of a rocky crag, which on a fine day, has stunning views of the surrounding landscape. For those who enjoy a walk, there are paths through the surrounding woodland.

Many reviews say that the cost for admission and parking is 4/5().Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Books Advanced Search Amazon Charts Best Sellers & more Top New Releases Deals in Books School Books Advanced Search Amazon Charts Best Sellers & more Top New Releases Deals.Beeston Castle is on the way from Manchester to Chester, just a short diversion off the A Property of English Heritage, free to members and a small charge to visitors.

Approaching from the east it sits high on a hill opposite another high castle and the two are in the great 4/5().