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Apr 25, 2012 - Tattershall Castle and Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

Today we headed east towards the coast of Lincolnshire but didn’t get that far. Our first stop was Tattershall Castle. The castle is a very rare example of a red-brick medieval castle. Although there was a castle on the site the impressive the 130 foot high Great Tower and moat still seen today was built between 1430 and 1450 by Ralph Cromwell, Lord Treasurer of England and one of the most powerful men in the country during the reign of Henry VI. On our tour of the Grand Tower we explored six floors starting in the basement and finishing on...

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