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How old is Windsor?


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it could be about 1000 years old, it was mentioned in the Doomsday Book of 1086 and had a population of a few hundred.. Windsor Castle was built of wood, but strengthened with stone in the 12th Century. It was (and is) an important Royal establishment, being near the river Thames for transport and situated in a forested area for hunting