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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. ...
How was warwick castle built?
The Warwick Castle was originally built as a Motte and Bailey castle, by William the Conqueror, but was changed to a stone castle in the 12th century. It was originally used as a fortification, but is now used to hold prisoners. The Warwick Castle was built in 1068. ...
When did Warwick Castle become property of the National Trust?
Warwick Castle is not owned by the National Trust. It was sold by the Earl of Warwick to the Tussauds Group in 1978. ...