Penvensey, East Sussex, UK
Pevensey Castle was build as a coastal defence fortress.
- In the 4th century one of the last and strongest of the Roman 'Saxon Shore' forts.
- In the 1250s the towered bailey wall was constructed.
- Strengthened to face the threat of the Spanish Armada in 1588.
- World War II, pillboxes and machine gun posts were cunningly camouflaged among its ancient walls.
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