It has a portcullis and murder holes as defensive features. The murder holes were used to throw nasty things like waste and dead people down from to stop or injure any enemies from entering the castle.
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What battles was warwick castle been in?
Warwick Castle is a medieval castle in Warwick, the county town of Warwickshire, England. The History of the site of Warwick Castle covers hundreds of years and many different reigns. In 1642 Civil war broke out between King and parliament and Warwick Castle successfully withstands a siege by Royalist troops. ...
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What special features does the Warwick castle contain?
the warwick caslte has a moat - this is a man made type of river that prevents enemies form just walking into the castle and attacking. another feature is a drawbridge - it is worked by workers in the castle and they pull the bridge up when enemies are invading. ...